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Downtown Freedom Trail Walking Tour in Boston

  • Walk the Freedom Trail and visit important sites in the American Revolution
  • Learn about Boston’s colonial history from your guide
  • Enjoy New England’s centuries-old architecture
Downtown Freedom Trail Walking Tour in Boston
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Downtown Freedom Trail Walking Tour in Boston
From US$20.00
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Explore American history on this walking tour along Boston’s Freedom Trail. Meander down cobblestone streets while taking in the city’s gorgeous, centuries-old architecture and learning about the American Revolution from your guide. Enjoy a relaxed stroll to the places that played a key role in the fight for independence, including the Old State House, Old South Meeting House, Faneuil Hall, Boston Common, and more.
What to Expect
Start your tour by meeting your guide at the Old State House, Boston’s oldest public building and the location where American independence was first declared. Then, see where the Boston Massacre occurred and stop by the Old South Meeting House, where a fateful gathering led to the Boston Tea Party.
The tour also includes stops at the Old Corner Bookstore, where Ralph Waldo Emerson and other famous authors once gathered, Park Street Church, where the prominent abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison gave his first major speech on the subject, and the Old Granary Cemetery, where Samuel Adams, Paul Revere, and other seminal figures are buried.
The tour ends at Boston Common.
Reviews (50)
1 - 5 of 23 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great way to learn about Boston

Our guide was Allen (Alan?), and he really made the city of Boston come alive for us. We had a group of 12 or so, and he went at a great pace for everyone. You could tell how much he loves his city, and although...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Susan N
Reviewed 9 November 2018
All over the place

Left more confused than when I started Would have been good to slow down tell the history through story that is more easily connected between key figures Limit the ghost stories in a hotel that really does not add to the tour

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed 27 October 2018

A fantastic tour that started off in Boston Common. Our guide, Caitlin Johnston, could not have been more knowledgeable, pleasant and just downright interesting. I highly recommend the Freedom Trail tour when visiting Boston. Your tour guide will point out artifacts and offer amazing facts...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Odyssey633863
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile
Freedom trail

We went on the walking tour and thoroughly enjoyed hearing not just historical facts but fun tidbits. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and courteous. The highlight was walking into the grave yards and walking through the sacred graves of so many heroes. You must do...More

1  Thank 695christines
Reviewed 19 October 2018
An all around view of Boston history

Love it. Learned about so much history walking the freedom trail. I would suggest you do it on your own and that way you get to stop and look at more sites. The guided tour is rushed. It is about a 3 mile walk and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Terry B
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2 November 2018|
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Response from jodic133 | Reviewed this property |
I only showed my confirmation email on my phone. I did not have access to a printer when I purchased my tickets.
Lori R
28 August 2018|
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90 min