Blog: Boston on a Budget

Introducing the 40 Berkeley Free Pass Program

When you book your stay directly with 40Berkely, you gain access to the Free Pass Program. This program provides a free pass to one of the top Boston attractions. Enjoying Boston on a budget just got much easier. You can choose from any of the following:

New England Aquarium – ($22.95 value)

The New England Aquarium is one of the top family attractions in the area. TheNew England Aquarium is also a global leader in ocean exploration and marine conservation. Over 1.3 million visit the aquarium every year. With thousands of animals, such as the Balloonfish, Green Sea Turtle and Bonnethead Shark, you can enjoy an entire day at the aquarium. Dozens of exhibits are available, along with plenty of hands-on areas.

Museum of Science – ($22 value)

Another great choice for your free pass is the Museum of Science in Boston. With plenty of exhibits, planetariums, 3-D films, an IMAX theater and so much more, you can enjoy learning about science here. Along with the regular exhibits, many traveling exhibits make its way to the museum. With the free pass program from a top Boston Hostel, you can enjoy the museum.

Harvard Museum of Natural History – ($9 value)

With plenty of history found in the Harvard Museum, you can enjoy the permanent galleries and temporary exhibitions.It displays a sampling of specimens drawn from the collections of the University’s three natural history research museums: the Harvard University Herbaria, the Museum of Comparative Zoology and the Harvard Mineralogical Museum. Over 200,000 visitors enjoy the museum every year, with a wide range of ages. Enjoy lectures, classes and plenty of great exhibits as you visit one of the best museums in Boston.

Prudential Skywalk – ($15 value)

Enjoy the city from a different view with the Prudential Skywalk. At night, this is one of the best places to see the city from a birds-eye view. Open seven days a week, the skywalk allows you to enjoy a romantic date. You can take the Acousticguide audio tour or just view the city from 360 degrees. Winter Hours are 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. From March 11 – October 31, the Skywalk will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (last elevator leaves at 9:30 p.m.)

Loew’s Boston Common Theatre – ($12 value)

Choose from a number of different films at the Loew’s Boston Common Theatre. If you love movies, this is a great place to see a new release. This IMAX theatre is known as one of the best in Boston. Using your free pass for a movie at the theater provides not only an affordable place to stay in Boston, but also a little added value. Enjoying a great movie night in Boston downtown – on us and then taking a stroll along beautiful Boston Common nearby after the movie. We are sure that you will have a memorable night in Boston.

Any of these great attractions will provide a good time as you travel through Boston. Just book your stay with 40Berkeley and use the Free Pass Program for added value.