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Freedom Trail

Boston, MA 02109
+1 617-357-8300
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The red line on the sidewalk leads you on this 2.5-mile, self-guided tour of American Revolution sites. It starts at the Boston Common, America's oldest public park, and ends at the famed Bunker Hill Monument.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“own pace” (557 reviews)
“bunker hill” (729 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Boston, MA 02109
Downtown
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+1 617-357-8300
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a great afternoon as two non-Americans learning about US History. We took the tour through the Freedom Trail Foundation (costumed interpreters, tickets at the visitor centre, a portion of the proceeds go to maintaining the trail). We got a lot out of the...More

Thank Danielle T
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Reviewed yesterday

This is the name of the tour we took with our 11 year old grandson. It is done by the Freedom Trail Foundation and is an extremely interesting tour done by guides dressed in period costume. We have done the whole trail on our own...More

Thank Bob M
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Learned more about Boston than I ever knew. We had a very knowledgeable and entertaining tour guide. Great experience.

Thank Lisa D
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very easy and comprehensive tour through Boston. Great to navigate your way around the city and only a little over 2 miles in length. Highly recommended.

Thank ghaigh
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed in Boston just off the common and walked through it most days, it’s a lovely place, very quite and full of friendly squirrels!

Thank kavasauras
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Reviewed 3 days ago

well the trail links all the old buildings together and Boston is very walkable . You can either take a guide and they will walk you round or walk round yourself at your own pace following a free map and google . regardless nice city...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Get a good guide and you will not have a better way to know the history of Boston. Its a long walk but every step is worth the info and history.

Thank Arjun311286
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It started out confusing. There are several tour companies that all leave from the same place. Our guy didn’t collect tickets until we were blocks away. Thankfully he let us stay. We tipped him nicely. A lot of things you think you know are incorrect....More

Thank bookrec
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Freedom Trail takes you on a great tour of Boston - just follow the red brick line in the sidewalk to experience 16 different historical sites and see lots of other great place along the way! You could walk the 2.5 miles in about...More

Thank EmilyR44
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good exercise and a great way to get to know the city. And so many great places to see on the walk. A lot of walking

Thank Jack T
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We were there in March and still we were in a group of 20 people. I hear summer is much worse . While the tour guide was lively and interesting, I can't imagine being in a crowd of more people than we had and trying to hear... More
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