Self Guided "Historic Boston Freedom Trail" Solo Walking Tour 0 reviews
Boston, United States

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Activity Highlights
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Boston Common, 139 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02111-1318

Our tour will start at the Boston Common and follow the trail passing the the Brewer fountain.

You will have a optional (included) extension to learn the history of the Freedom trail and how it was founded.

Along the way you will hear the history of the Common in the 1600's, the Red Coats that once occupied it, the Brewer fountain and it's history.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: Robert Gould Shaw and the 54th Regiment Memorial, Corner of Beacon Street & Park Street, Boston, MA 02108

Learn the history of the 54th and how they changed America as the 2nd black regiment that fought in the civil war.

Duration: 3 minutes

Pass By: Massachusetts State House, 24 Beacon St Beacon Hill, Boston, MA 02133-1099

Learn about it's golden dome, what's on top and its history.

Pass By: Park Street Church, One Park Street, Boston, MA 02108-4899

Learn about its explosive past and see where they stored the gun powder in the war of 1812

Stop At: Granary Burying Ground, Tremont Street (between Park and School Sreets), Boston, MA 02108

Enter the Granary Burying ground voiced by the voice of the grounds keeper Willie. Hear the tales of Paul Revere, John Hancock, Sam Adams and many more on your interactive experience.

It's only open 9 to 5, check times.

Duration: 13 minutes

Pass By: King's Chapel, 58 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02108-3201

Learn about it's steeple, bell and historic past.

Pass By: Omni Parker House, 60 School St, Boston, MA 02108, USA

The oldest continually run hotel in the USA.

Pass By: Old City Hall, 45 School St, Boston, MA 02108-3206

See the old city hall and the location of the first school in the US, Boston Latin.

Pass By: Old South Meeting House, 310 Washington St, Boston, MA 02108-4616

Hear the story about how the Boston Tea Party began.

Pass By: Old State House, 206 Washington St, Boston, MA 02109-1702

See the old State house, the historic site of many events.

Stop At: Boston Massacre Site, 206 Washington St, Boston, MA 02109-1702

Stop at the Boston Massacre site and relive the events of that day on a 3 minute sound experience

Duration: 3 minutes

Pass By: Faneuil Hall Marketplace, 1 Faneuil Hall Sq Quincy Market, Boston, MA 02109-1604

We will visit the Cradle of Liberty and see one of the most visited sites in the USA, Faneuil Hall.

Pass By: Union Oyster House, 41 Union St, Boston, MA 02108, USA

We will hear the story of where JFK and his family often dined, the oldest continually run restaurant in the USA.

Stop At: The Green Dragon Tavern, 11 Marshall St, Boston, MA 02108, USA

Stop that the Green Dragon, the headquarters of the revolution, and hear the story of it's revolutionary history.

Duration: 2 minutes

Stop At: Haymarket, Blackstone St, Boston, MA

We will end at the Haymarket, if it's Friday or Saturday, the Haymarket will be in full swing. Just across the street is the North End. The spot where our next tour continues.

Duration: 1 minute

Activity Details
Interactive, immersive and on demand experience of the classic Freedom Trail on your phone. High quality narration. 1 purchase works on 4 phones (iOS and Android)

Simply go to the Boston Common Visitors Center, press play and put your phone in your pocket.

From there you are guided turn by turn along the revolutionary streets of Boston covering the classic tour of the freedom trial.

Listen on headphones, bluetooth speakers or your phone.

What makes this tour special?
-The revolutionary narrators are fantastic. And the sound editing will make you forget it's technology that's guiding you.
- It's guided by your personal tour guide (AKA the WalknTours technology tour technology)
-This is not a fact dumping tour. It's a freedom trail adventure.
-Go anytime.
-Great bang for your buck.
Departure & Return
Departure PointBoston Common Visitors Center, 139 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02111, USA Departure Time 7/31/2020 - 8/5/2022
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
ReturnHaymarket, 100 Hanover St, Boston, MA 02108, USA
What's Included
  • Location Aware (GPS guided) walking tour on the WalknTours app
  • Upon completion your virtual tour will unlock, listen anytime and experience in 360° photos
Additional Information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Using WalknTours, it's a great option to socially distance while touring. Taking the tour with the app allows you to go solo or with friends and avoid groups.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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