Events

Public Program, Trivia, In Person Event

Trains, Planes, and Automobiles: Boston Transit Trivia

Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center at the Boston Public Library

Thursday, July 28, 2022, 6:00PM - 7:30PM

Registration is not required, but it is encouraged. You may participate individually or as a member of a team. This event will be held for free in person in the Newsfeed Café at the Central Library in Copley Square.

Register to attend in person on the Leventhal Map Center webpage

What was Boston’s first public transit line? In what year did it begin operations?

Join the Leventhal Map and Education Center with the Massachusetts Historical Society for a trivia night on Boston’s transit history.

Trivia rounds will feature a geographic scavenger hunt using Atlascope, knowledge about the city’s rails, routes, streets, stations, and more!

Prizes of maps will be awarded to winning teams!

You may want to review this video in preparation.

In person event at the Newsfeed Café at the Central Library in Copley Square.