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Boston CityWalks does scheduled and custom private walking tours of Boston. We give walking tours with passion, covering history, architecture and the culture of Boston. We limit tour sizes and make sure you see and hear everything! We have history...more
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65 E India Row, Boston, MA 02110-3308
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second tour using Boston Citywalks. It was as great as the first. Our guide was welcoming,very knowledgeable, interactive and willing to answer lots of questions.

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Boston City Walks was an amazing tour to do on our first trip to Boston! Our tour guide was so knowledgeable and had great suggestions of things to do in Boston after our tour! We really learned a lot about the city's history! We also...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide was Allen (Alan?), and he really made the city of Boston come alive for us. We had a group of 12 or so, and he went at a great pace for everyone. You could tell how much he loves his city, and although...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Susan N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would recommend this tour. It was very educational and informative. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable about the historical facts and the city of Boston. A true Bostonian!

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

I started at the begining of trail and walked to the end . Plan on spending a nice leisure day take your time and enjoy. Lots to do see and learn. and eating Lobster along the way is a must.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

We really enjoyed our Back Bay to Downtown tour, which touched on many aspects of Boston; architecture, Freedom trail, history and events like the marathon. We had a bitterly cold day, but our lovely guide spoke loudly, and in short spurts along the way, so...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 2, 2018

Fantastic walk of the city with an engaging Tour Guide who was knowledgeable on local architecture and history. Highly recommended

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

Left more confused than when I started Would have been good to slow down tell the history through story that is more easily connected between key figures Limit the ghost stories in a hotel that really does not add to the tour

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took the Freedom Trail tour to Copley. Our guide Allen was very informative and friendly! We had great conversation throughout the entire tour and felt like part of the group. It was a chilly morning in downtown due to the wind...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2018

A fantastic tour that started off in Boston Common. Our guide, Caitlin Johnston, could not have been more knowledgeable, pleasant and just downright interesting. I highly recommend the Freedom Trail tour when visiting Boston. Your tour guide will point out artifacts and offer amazing facts...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Julie B
April 3, 2018|
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Response from Alanm | Property representative |
Several days a week we offer 1:00 PM 2-hour tours leaving from Copley Square and going through Back Bay and Beacon Hill to the Downtown Freedom Trail.
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zmybb
February 10, 2018|
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Response from Alanm | Property representative |
Most folks ask the doorman of a close-by hotel to store the luggage and then tip $10 or $20 (depending on how much luggage) as a tip. If you plan to fly out of Boston, you can also utilize the Rowes Wharf Water Taxi... More
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K140AFjohnm
September 15, 2017|
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Yes, we do tours year round.
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