Boston: Freedom Trail Tour

4.4 / 5

37 reviews

Boston: Freedom Trail Tour

From £18.72 per person

Explore the most famous historic trail in America with a colonial-costumed historical interpreter. See the famous locations while you relive Boston's history and learn about the American Revolution.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Mobile ticketing
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at Boston's most historic sites along the famous Tour of the Freedom Trail
  • Follow your historical guide as they tell inspiring stories about America's beginnings
  • Learn about the American Forefathers at their burial site
Full description
Start the tour from the official Visitor's Center on America's first public park, The Boston Common. Meet your colonial-costumed historical interpreter and guide before embarking on a journey through Boston's colonial history. Following the trail, pass by the Park Street Church, the Granary Burial ground where American Fore Fathers are buried, the site of the world-famous Boston Massacre, America's first public school, the site of The Boston Tea Party, Old State House, Old South Meeting House, and finally Boston's most visited attraction, Faneuil Hall. See lots of incredible historical sites along this short 1.2-mile stretch between The Boston Common and Faneuil Hall.
Includes
  • Costumed colonial guide
  • Gratuities
  • Admission inside any museums and/or attractions
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Morning tours meet at the location listed: 139 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02108, USA. Afternoon tours meet at the corner of State and Congress in front of Bank of America.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Weather-appropriate clothing
    • Face mask or protective covering

    Not allowed

    • Intoxication
    • Alcohol and drugs

    Know before you go

    • This tour covers the most popular section of the Freedom Trail between The Boston Common and Faneuil Hall; it does not continue into Charlestown
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.4 /5

    based on 37 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.5/5
    • Value for money
      4.1/5
    • Service
      4.6/5
    • Organization
      4.5/5
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    Good overview tour of a section of Freedom Trail

    A good tour covering many of the key sights of the Freedom Trail. Guide was knowledgeable and told many historic stories. Not being American I struggled to piece together the relevance of people and places. The delivery seemed more targeted to Americans that would have a foundation of historical knowledge. Still insightful for me as a foreigner.

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    22 April 2019

    30 July 2021

    Good info not too taxing but I would have appreciated knowing it was a walking too at the time if purchase & the words for meeting place “Visitors Center Boston Commons” because some of the surrounding area is a sketchy.

    24 July 2021

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    Product ID: 226501