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Boston Crawling's Freedom Trail Pub Crawl mixes hidden history, craft beer, and good times into a potent brew for a fun and unique Boston experience. You'll visit four historic pubs in the Faneuil Hall area of the Freedom Trail while our guides...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Samuel Adams Statue in front of Faneuil Hall, Boston, MA
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As a born and bred Boston native, I was a bit apprehensive about going on this organized tour. Boston crawling far exceeded my expectations and I can't wait to do one again! This is a great idea if you have friends or co-workers visiting from...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Amy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a private tour that exceeded our expectations. Our guide provided a wonderful overview of Boston history while drinking in some of the oldest and best bars in the city! The tour is timed just right allowing you to enjoy a cold beverage (or...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank tlp76
Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for recommending us! We're so happy to hear you enjoyed our combo of history and cold beverages (or 4). Come crawl with us again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So fun to spend the evening with my classmates on the Independence Pub Crawl. Although I'm a 20+ year resident of Boston every stop and historic spot were new to me. The history and very unique pubs were completely entertaining. I highly recommend the Crawl...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SusanTrevit
Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks! We're thrilled you enjoyed the crawl. We're always happy to show Bostonians a lil slice of the city they may have not seen before. Come crawl with us again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went on the Independence Pub Crawl with classmates and had a blast! It was great to learn fun facts I didn't know about my city and explore pubs and bars that I had heard about but never made it to. Our tour guide was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Amanda S
Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great! Thanks so much for crawling with us and taking the time to review the crawl. We're so happy you and your classmates enjoyed our combo of history and beer. Come crawl with us again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time learning about Boston’s history while being led through some old time pubs. Our guide Jess was wicked smaaht about both subjects, very personable and funny! We would definitely do another tour.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dobson050
Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Fantastic! Thanks for crawling with us and we're so happy you had fun with Jess. Looking forward to crawling with you again in the future. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So of course we were all excited to celebrate a 21st Birthday with a historical pub crawl. The folks helping set up this tour and answer questions were wonderful. Our tour visited several bars, starting with the Bell in Hand, the oldest continuously operated tavern...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for celebrating a 21st birthday with us! We're happy to hear you enjoyed the beers and bars and meeting fellow crawlers. As for the history we share, as our guides say as the beginning of each tour, there are two sides to every story....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a very Happy Valentines! Our tour guide, Steve, was friendly, factual, and funny! We got the inside scoop on Boston and the beer that it’s best known for! He made the info accessible to our foreign guests, and also for those with a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks! We're glad you could help my your Valentine's Day a fun one. We appreciate you taking the time to review us. Please come crawl with us again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great getting to know Boston and the US history. And you get awesome beers (really greay local stuff) and friends and awesome venues. The guide was 10 min late which stressed me out a bit, but I can be a control freak sometimes, so didn’t...More

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Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for crawling with us! We're so glad we could help introduce you to our great city. Apologies for the the late start - the public transit the guide was on broke down. We do pride ourselves on starting tours on time and I promise...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Paxton was really great and informative. I went by myself while my wife was attending a conference. The other people on the tour were also really fun and embracing. It was a fairly chilly day, so it was nice that the pubs were relatively close...More

Thank Brett P
Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great! We're so glad we could help you meet some new friends in Boston over history and beer. Come crawl with us again next time during your wife's next conference. Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our daughter and her fiance who were visiting from Calif. We enjoyed the tour - our guide Paxton was funny and charming. The beer was great (although I was not able to drink 4 beers in 2 hours!). This is not a cheap...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bonnie S
Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks! We're so happy that you had fun with Paxton on our crawl and that you could show the out-of-towners a fun Boston time. Come crawl with us again next time you have visitors. Cheers!

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Bell in Hand Tavern The Point Blackstone Durgin Park
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Response from RachelC1313 | Reviewed this property |
There were only 4 people on our tour on a Thursday night. 2 more were supposed to come, but didn't show up. Not sure if that was normal, because their online photo gallery looks like the groups vary in sizes. I'd just... More
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July 17, 2016|
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Response from RachelC1313 | Reviewed this property |
They no longer do the Green Dragon, but instead a local one near Quincy Market not far from Cheers.
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