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National Park Service Visitor Center

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Faneuil Hall, First Floor, Boston, MA 02109
+1 617-242-5642
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Reviewed January 27, 2018
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National Park Service visitors center for the Boston Freedom Trail. Excellent help and assistance... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
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Faneuil Hall, First Floor, Boston, MA 02109
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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Every town should have a citizen as loyal to his or her hometown as President Jimmy Carter is to his. Then possibly we wouldn't see so many small towns closed down, shuttered up, abandoned, ignored by travelers and left to decay. The deal in Plains,...More

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Reviewed October 22, 2017

National Park Service visitors center for the Boston Freedom Trail. Excellent help and assistance for the 2 1/2 mile walk or inexpensive tours by extremely qualified docents. Unfortunately, we were only there for 1/2 day on a bus tour. We have utilized the hop on...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

I have to say that the NPS staff at Faneuil Hall were great they were super friendly and happily answered all my questions and gave me their opinions on places I had in mind to visit. There are also tons of brochures there as well...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2017

I chanced upon the Boston National Historical Park while wandering around the city. Was advised to show up 1/2 early for the 3:00 tour as it fills up quickly. Indeed, it did. Within 5 minutes the tour was at capacity. No wonder it was so...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2017

Clean Bathrooms interesting displays and helpful staff. You can take a free tour or get some advice or history on the area.

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Reviewed November 3, 2016

Hats off to the National Park Service. Their area in Fanueil Hall provided ranger talks, historical artifacts and settings, a 60-minute ranger-led Freedom Trail tour with a great narration by one of the rangers, and beautiful souvenirs at very reasonable prices. Plan to spend an...More

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Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We happened to stop for coffee at Faneuil Hall and heard an announcement about a free walking tour to Paul Revere's house. The tour was wonderful and Josh (the national park service tour guide) was very informative. I would really recommend these tours - educational,...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2016

Good place to get basic information regarding the freedom Trail. The park service offers some interesting program; be sure to participate in the taxation debate on the second floor!

1  Thank Ric B
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Reviewed August 1, 2016

We really enjoyed our visit to this visitor center! There was some excellent guides, Polly being one, and they were all so helpful. There were some wonderful talks downstairs in the basement that were difficult to hear due to the bathrooms being located in the...More

1  Thank susupapa
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Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped by here ( located in Faneuil Hall) during our vacation to Boston. They were very helpful in answering our questions about Boston and surrounded no towns. We even took a free tour with Michael of the South end and with...More

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James A
March 9, 2017|
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Response from dg2014jg | Reviewed this property |
I got the following information at the National Park Service website: Faneuil Hall Visitor Center Open Daily 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, & Christmas Day You might want to visit this... More
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I agree with this advice. The website is a great source for all kinds of info plus gives you various options to contact the various parks.
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