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Lessons on Liberty

139 Tremont St, Boston Common Visitors Center, Boston, MA 02111-1318
+1 857-205-1775
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Incredible Tour

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Tom. His passion for relaying history to his tour group was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jesse M
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Good tour

My wife and I enjoyed this tour. I would say it wasn't an overly colourful tour perhaps. What I... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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139 Tremont St, Boston Common Visitors Center, Boston, MA 02111-1318
+1 857-205-1775

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Tom. His passion for relaying history to his tour group was inspiring! Thank you!

Thank Jesse M
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I enjoyed this tour. I would say it wasn't an overly colourful tour perhaps. What I mean by that is out tour guide had all the information and provided it but it felt a bit like a lecture rather than an interesting...More

Thank wader
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time touring Boston with Bob Miller. He was awesome! His knowledge, regalia, and sense of humor were very enjoyable. And we can't complain about the great weather either!

Thank Catc21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful tour today with Michael the Redcoat. He has a wonderful sense of humor and great passion for teaching history. He also teaches at the college level so he brings a great emphasis on evidence-based history rather than popular mythology. We especially enjoyed his great...More

Thank BeantownMom_7
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best personal tour that you can take! Our guide was an historian/professor and his take on Boston history was extremely interesting, fun, creative, thought-provoking, and informative. It's a great tour to take at any time during your stay, because you will definitely learn something...More

Thank Evelyn T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took the tour and loved it. I'm a tour guide myself and very picky about what I think is a good quality tour. It was intelligent, informative, historic, organized, and really interesting. I highly recommend it.

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Boston for a visit with our teenage son- this tour tied with Fenway for him as the highlight of our trip. HUGE praise from a sports freak kid who would have been happy only seeing Fenway. For me, it was an excellent primer...More

Thank Shannon W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Michael (dressed as a redcoat) was our tour guide and he was excellent. His tour was down to earth, funny and informative. He mentioned he is a history teacher, I bet the kids in his class love him. Highly recommend the freedom trail as an...More

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

for tourists keen on the history side of things, strongly recommended. its a 90 minute tour over 2-3 kms with very well informed guides.

Thank Kunal028
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Michael Szkolka walked us through many great historic places along the Freedom Trail and provided great insight about the American Revolution with the right amount of humor and interesting facts that you simply can't get by doing the tour by yourself. I definitely recommend doing...More

Thank rldzike21
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
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Hi! How did you arrange your tour? I was trying to book a tour for tomorrow April 11, but the website only has bookings beginning on April 15th? Do you have any suggestions?
11 April 2017|
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Response from Dawn P | Reviewed this property |
Go to the city park square visitor's center, and you can buy your tickets inside. The tour that we took leaves from there as well. The tour company has a couple people dressed in Revolutionary costumes outside circulating... More
When will 2017 tickets go on sale? Planning our family trip to Boston and would love to include the Lessons on Liberty tour!
13 February 2017|
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Response from Robert M |
Thank you for your interest in Lessons on Liberty and. Our booking system will open for reservations for the entire season on Feb 15th, for our first bookable tour on Saturday morning April 15th at 10am. -Bob Miller Tour... More
In a day when history is being "rewritten" by progressive thinkers, do your tour guides give a commentary or just stick to the facts?
20 August 2016|
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Response from JG717 | Reviewed this property |
Our tour guide was a history professor and I felt that he stuck to the facts and didn't alter things to his opinion.