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Immerse yourself in New England’s colonial history on this five-hour driving tour where you will see the sights and hear the stories of Boston’s colonial past then retrace Paul Revere’s famous ride to Lexington, where the British regulars had their first skirmish with local militia, then on to the Old North Bridge in Concord, the site of the “shot heard ‘round the world.” You’ll see the sights and hear the stories of the Boston Massacre, the Tea Party, the Battle of Bunker Hill and see Paul Revere’s house, the Old North Church and Old Ironsides. A formal lunch at Concord’s historic Colonial Inn or an informal picnic can be planned. Time and interest permitting, we may also visit Louisa May Alcott’s house, Walden Pond or, for something completely different, the Walter Gropius House in nearby Lincoln.
This tour will begin at your air, train or bus terminal and take you past the most interesting and historically significant sites in Boston including the Paul Revere House, Old North Church, the USS Constitution, the Bunker Hill Battle Monument, Faneuil Hall, the Old State House, the King’s Chapel, the Granary Burial Ground, Boston Common, Old South Meeting House, and Tea Party site. From there, we’ll head north to Lexington, and the Buckman Tavern, Hancock-Clarke house, then on to the Paul Revere capture site, the Minute Man National Historic Park and the North Bridge in Concord. Concord is also the seat of the transcendentalist movement and, time and interest permitting, we can visit the Alcott and Hawthorne and Emerson house and Thoreau’s Walden Pond. There will be time for lunch from a deli along the way or something more formal if desired. We may leave the vehicle for brief walks at various sites along the way if you like. This tour may be customized to your interests.
The perfect introduction to the history of Boston! This walking tour is designed for those who want to get up close and personal to the history of one of America's most famous cities. The Freedom Trail, at the center of historic Boston is a red brick path through the city leading visitors to the historic sites. You'll weave your way from Revolutionary America through the eighteenth century.
Walk into history along the famous red line with our knowledgable guides and see some of Boston's most famous sites. This private tour covers highlights of the 2.5 miles of Freedom Trail sites and should take approximately two hours to complete. This a very historical tour and will cover some of the many sites and characters that were important in the founding our great nation. Some of the characters we will meet are John Hancock, Samuel Adams, Paul Revere, Peter Faneuil. The tour is designed for those that want a great tour experience without the 4 -hour walking of a complete Freedom Trail tour.
Boston was founded in 1630 by the Puritans. The story of Boston beginnings unfolds through an exploration of the city’s architecture spanning more than three centuries. Beginning with the Puritan settlement, the tour continues through the American Revolution and the growth of commercial Boston and concludes with a discussion of modern acrhitecture and development.
This historic walk features many of the downtown Freedom Trail sites, including the Old State House, Faneuil Hall, King's Chapel, the Old South Meeting House and the site of the first public school in America. Learn about American history from the protests of Samuel Adams and James Otis to the Boston Massacre and the Boston Tea Party, to the liberation of Boston in 1776 by General Washington and his army, the Freedom Trail tells the stories that led to American independence.
This fully-narrated three-hour driving tour will take you past the most historically significant neighborhoods in Boston including the North End, Charlestown, West End, Theatre District, Back Bay, Fenway, Prudential, Beacon Hill and Seaport District. You’ll see the sights and hear the stories, from Boston’s colonial past to its most recent history. You’ll be able to visit the unique attractions that make Boston among America’s most beloved cities
We will pick you up at any location you request (within a ten-mile radius of Boston) and take you past the most interesting places in Boston including the Paul Revere House, the USS Constitution, the Bunker Hill Battle Monument, Copley Square and Fenway Park. Along the way you’ll see the historic homes and churches of the Back Bay and the South End, Boston’s Chinatown, Theatre District and Beacon Hill. You’ll hear the stories behind Paul Revere’s ride, the Boston Massacre and the Boston Tea Party. You’ll see Boston’s most prominent buildings and neighborhoods as well as some lesser-known points of interest.
Time permitting you’ll be able to see the street performers and pick up a souvenir or two at Quincy Market, visit the “Cheers” bar or check out the many restaurants and bakeries in the North End. This is the best way to see as much of Boston as possible in a brief time and do so at a pace you will enjoy. We will drop you off anywhere you like as well. Just let us know. No need to bring water or soft drinks as these are provided for you as a courtesy!
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