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Free Tours by Foot - Boston Tours

119 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA 02116
+1 617-299-0764
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Ranked #5 of 142 Activities in Boston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: We offer Boston walking tours at no upfront cost. Our guests decide what a tour was worth or what he or she can afford after a tour is finished. We... more » Owner description: We offer Boston walking tours at no upfront cost. Our guests decide what a tour was worth or what he or she can afford after a tour is finished. We also run pay-what-you-like Boston food tours as well as bike tours. Tours include Cambridge MA. « less
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Long Branch, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 NEW

Toured the North End with Beth on 10.24.14. Great food and history tour. Beth is clearly an historian. She not only brought us to fantastic hidden food gems, but also gave us a really good feel for the history of the North End. I've been on many food tours in various cities and none comes close to the tour we... More

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

I was in Boston for a couple of days and wanted to fit as much in as possible. I took Brian's Freedom Trail tour in the morning and the Beacon Hill in the evening. Wow... how does one guy have that much energy? The first tour happen to be in miserable weather... it started off raining and kept raining for... More

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Philadelphia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

My family toured with Beth Morrison and she was absolutely amazing. Disadvantage of the Boston free tours by foot is the fact that the schedule is very limited only to friday, saturday, sunday and monday.

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Ventura, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

My family took Beth's walking tour today around Harvard and Cambridge. Beth is an excellent story- teller and we thoroughly enjoyed hearing the history. I would recommend the tour to everyone.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Brian was such an awesome guide! Very knowledgeable and passionate about history and even rolled with it when a four alarm fire interrupted his tour right in the middle! Definitely worth every penny although unlike many other tours, he didn't push for a penny at the end. I would absolutely do another tour with him! Best guide in 'Baaaaaawston' :)

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Toured with David today to the north end. He was informative and entertaining. The walk was paced well, maybe a little too much standing. Enjoyed it immensely!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

You can get a lot of American history in NY or DC, but nothing beats Boston! Brian did an amazing job on the Freedom Trail Tour. He was exceptionally knowledgeable and enthusiastic. He would make a great history teacher to anyone of any age and made you leave Boston loving everything about the City! We also did the Little Italy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I did the Little Italy/North End tour with David today. Fantastic tour! David is entertaining and knowledgable, and the only downside was the tour came to an end!!! Thanks for a memorable afternoon!

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We did the Freedom Trail tour and the Cambridge/Harvard tour. Both of them were about two and a half hours. Keep in mind the Freedom Trail tour only covers about the first half of the trail. You'll need to do the North End/Little Italy tour to get the rest. We thoroughly enjoyed both of our tours. The first guide was... More

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Brian was a knowledgeable and engaging guide. We really enjoyed the North End tour, all the stories and insights about architecture.

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