WHO: Globe staffer Stephanie Ebbert and her children, Anna, 9, and Nick, 6
WHAT: Learning about the Boston Tea Party
WHERE: Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum, Congress Street Bridge, Boston
Rarely does a mother find herself urging her kids to be more rebellious. Yet there I was, prodding my independent little ones to protest.
We were visiting the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, where renegade spirits are high. A fun twist on musty old historical museums, the new-and-improved Tea Party Museum invites visitors to be part of the reenactment — from a town meeting to the ceremonial dumping of the tea.
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