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Hub Town Tours

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Guided historical walking tours through "The Hub" of Boston, Massachusetts visiting the Revolutionary landmarks along the Trail to Freedom
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Faneuil Hall, Freedom Trail, Boston, MA 02109
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ted, a former National Park employee, was very detailed during our tour. He was there on time, and he gave us a very interesting and funny tour. We actually ate at the "First Chipotle" on the Freedom Trail. The Chipotle was actually on the site...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

I organized an abbreviated version of Hub Town Tours’ Freedom Trail Tour for my work colleagues during a meeting we held in Boston in May 2018. Our guide, Ted, was extremely accommodating to our group’s tight timeline to and need to start and end the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Ted C, Owner at Hub Town Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Thank you so much for entrusting your business outing to Hub Town Tours, Stephen! I’m pleased to design customized itineraries for corporate groups large and small, in order to create a unique team experience in Boston—it sounds like we crafted an ideal tour itinerary for...More

Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of taking Ted’s five-hour privately guided tour formula, combining all chapters of his Sons of Liberty tour series (which can also be taken separately, each running for about an hour). In five hours, we covered the entire freedom trail, leaving from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Ted C, Owner at Hub Town Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Thank you, Andy, for choosing my business to show you the entire Freedom Trail! I designed the complete walking tour + harbor ferry route for folks who really want to delve into Boston’s history, such as yourselves, and I had a truly wonderful time exploring...More

Reviewed October 22, 2018

I was lucky to be part of a group that hired Hub Town Tours. Our guide was a history major who had also worked for the Park Service in Boston. He was very knowledgeable and fun!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Ted C, Owner at Hub Town Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Thanks for sharing how much fun you had; I feel lucky for the chance to put my U.S. History degree and National Park Service career to good use!

Reviewed October 16, 2018

Our group of four "mature adults" was completely enthralled during the entire tour with Ted. His background is impressive and showed in the breadth and depth of knowledge he shared with us about our country's history as it related to the walk along the Freedom...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Ted C, Owner at Hub Town Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 21, 2018

I really appreciate your kind words! It was a pleasure touring Boston with your group—as you know from experience, guiding/interpreting is most fun with an engaged audience. I’m so pleased that my tour and Italian lunch both hit the spot!

Reviewed October 10, 2018

Ted is a phenomenal tour guide and storyteller! I have studied the history of the revolutionary period before, but our guided tour really brought the details and the visuals to life. I would highly recommend Hub Town Tours to anyone visiting Boston for the first...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Ted C, Owner at Hub Town Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Thank you very much, Amy! I am beyond fortunate to have the historic landmarks of the Freedom Trail as a backdrop—it's an incredible outdoor classroom! It's great you enjoyed the additional visuals, to better engage with the (rather rebellious) residents of Old Boston.

Reviewed October 9, 2018

Fantastically educational tour with a wonderful tour guide! My family and I toured the Freedom Trail, and despite it being my first time to Boston, I left feeling like I knew the history like the back of my hand! Ted is a phenomenal storyteller; he...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Ted C, Owner at Hub Town Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

As a private tour operator, I'm always willing to design a customized route and itinerary for my guests—thank you for the opportunity to visit parts of Boston I don't typically have an opportunity to get to! I'm so pleased you enjoyed my storytelling approach, Riley;...More

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Ted of Hub Town Tours provided an excellent private guided tour of the freedom trail. His in depth knowledge of history and engaging story telling made the historical tale of the people, places, and events of Boston's past come together. Great conversations and lunch provided....More

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Ted C, Owner at Hub Town Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you, John, for joining on a full-day private tour of the Freedom Trail, from start to finish. I'm pleased to hear you also enjoyed our 3-course lunch at the Chart House—it's always fun to dine inside John Hancock's personal Counting House!

Reviewed October 3, 2018

My husband and I recently took a private tour with Ted on a Thursday afternoon. The tour was a gift from our children. What a great idea. We had an amazing experience. We learned so much about the history of the beginning of the revolution....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ted C, Owner at Hub Town Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

It was a pleasure exploring the Freedom Trail with you and your husband, Deanna. I may be a little biased as a history lover, but I do think the gift of history is always a fantastic present!

Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Ted is just phenomenal with his mix of historical knowledge, insight , and humor. Never before have I heard a storyteller who could weave together facts in such an animated style. Our group begged him to continue as the tour went on. I would highly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ted C, Owner at Hub Town Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

It was an absolute pleasure sharing my historical stories with your group—the audience always plays a significant role, and I had a wonderful time thanks to your interest, and outright exuberance! Please do let me know when you're back in town.

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Response from HubTownTours | Property representative |
All tours are private and available by individual request—our full calendar of tour availability is publicly accessible on the Hub Town Tours website. Thank you!