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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.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“own pace” (557 reviews)
“bunker hill” (729 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Boston, MA 02109
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Reviewed January 24, 2017

The Freedom Trail takes you on a self-guided walking tour of Boston's most historic moments (mostly Revolutionary War period), starting at Boston Common and ending about 4km at USS Constitution in Charlestown, crossing through most of Boston. It's a great way to see the city....More

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Reviewed January 23, 2017

The brick line is genius, and the freedom trail is unmatched in the amount of historical venues one can see in a short period of time. A must do

Thank Jason B
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

We really enjoyed the trail especially the Paul Revere Home and Old Ironsides. We were able to sign copper plates that were going on the keel of the ship. Extremely pleasant walk and we dined at Union Oyster House. Nice day.

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Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

A wonderful way to explore boston. Just keep this trail right under your feet and you're good to go. At the beginning of the trail in boston common you can perchance a trail map.

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Reviewed January 23, 2017

If you have even the smallest patriotic bone in your body, you will love walking the Freedom Trail that takes you from downtown, past the USS Constitution and on to Bunker Hill. Marked with a brick line, it is easy to follow -- most of...More

1  Thank Mark D
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

We walked along the freedom trail. It is very well marked and a great way to get around and see the sights. Nice walking tour of Boston!

Thank Jacqui B
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Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

Not only is this walking tour full of history, the guide we had was engaging and knowledgeable, always ready with an anecdote or a quip.

Thank Mike F
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Reviewed January 22, 2017

After seeing Hamilton on Broadway, I became much more interested in US history. Boston is rich in history and the Freedom Trail is an easy way to see monuments and learn about the past. You can download the audioviator of the Freedom Trail and listen...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

A must do if its your first time in boston. Lots of information and a great way to find your way around boston .15 dollars per adult good value

Thank Scott B
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Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

There are plenty of history items to see in Boston. You can catch a lot of them from this tour. I would recommend it

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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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