The history of Boston's Irish political machine can be yours on the 90-minute Kennedy Tour of Boston. The mile of downtown sites and landmarks that were pivotal to John F. Kennedy's White House journey include JFK's Senate Headquarters, the Omni Parker House Hotel, and Old City Hall. July 18 at 11:30 a.m. (Wed-Sat through November). $12; $10 students, seniors, military, free under 13. Depart from Boston Common. 617-710-0603. www.kennedytour.com [JUNE WULFF]
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