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Today's not only St. Patrick's Day. It's also Evacuation Day, which commemorates the May 1776 exit of the British from the Boston area and the takeover of the region by Washington's army. To mark the revolutionary event, check out our map of military monuments and memorials throughout the Hub. And, for St. Patrick's Day, why not a stroll through major Irish-heritage sites? [Curbed Boston]