Monument Square Historic District (Charlestown)

Monument Sq., Boston, Massachusetts


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 2, 1987
Reference number
NR name
Monument Square Historic District
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Architecture
Levels of significance
National; State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant years
1839; 1912
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 47


19th Century (37,764)
Boston, Massachusetts (243)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1839 (182)
Built during 1830s (2,706)
District (10,505)
Exotic Revival (7,381)
Granite (5,090)
Have Street View (46,110)
Massachusetts (4,420)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Slate (5,715)
Stone (26,160)
Suffolk County, Massachusetts (284)
Victorian (19,698)