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Freedom Trail Tours

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Begin at 148 Tremont St. Office at 99 Chauncy St., #401, Boston, MA 02111
+1 617-357-8300
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Perfect Introduction to Boston History

We enjoyed our tour with Josiah Quincy (the tour guides take the names of historical figures). We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shelley K
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Bethesda, Maryland
Excellent tour - well worth the cost

We booked a private tour for our family of four. Cost was $150. Our guide was "Isaiah Thomas" (AKA... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kbutterly
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Tampa, FL
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The Freedom Trail is a 2.5 mile trail of Boston's most historic sites. The Freedom Trail Foundation offers official tours led by colonial guides who bring history to life! Tour times available at our website!
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Begin at 148 Tremont St. Office at 99 Chauncy St., #401, Boston, MA 02111
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+1 617-357-8300

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our tour with Josiah Quincy (the tour guides take the names of historical figures). We learned a lot and got a good sense of the history and geography of old Boston. The walking wasn't too much, and the explanations were entertaining and interesting....More

Thank Shelley K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a private tour for our family of four. Cost was $150. Our guide was "Isaiah Thomas" (AKA Rob Crean) He was funny and very informative. The weather was bitterly cold, so he kindly had a few stops that were indoors so that we...More

Thank kbutterly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I recently spent some time in Boston and choose a walking tour of the Freedom Trail with Freedom Trail Tours. I am so glad we did as we had a wonderful tour and time with our guide Chris. He was a joy...More

Thank TKeys13
Reviewed December 10, 2017

I took the Freedom Trail tour last weekend and my guide was "Lydia Mulliken". The tour was great and Lydia was very knowledgeable, fun and entertaining. I highly recommend taking the tour with her.

Thank ccease
Reviewed December 6, 2017

What an excellent tour with interesting stops, plenty to see and an excellent host (Jeremiah) giving a clear and witty explanation of the various events unfolding nearly 250 years ago. He was particulalry "fair" to the English using the trial information rather than Samuel Adams...More

Thank Magictoffee
Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed this tour. "Elizabeth Oliver" (Arielle), dressed in period costume, was a friendly and humorous guide who answered all my questions. Dress warmly if coming in Winter!

Thank Cameron S
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

I had Lydia as my tour guide and she was great! So funny and the tour was super interesting. I've already recommended to all my friends.

Thank Hawaii2136
Reviewed November 27, 2017

We are so glad we had Mark Linehan as our tour guide. He portrayed Thomas Hutchinson III, a loyalist and forgotten character in our country's history. Mark's tour was full of information told as gripping stories with lots of humor sprinkled in. He made those...More

Thank offonanadventure
Reviewed November 27, 2017

We took the Freedom trail and just loved it. The guide Liddea what spectacular.I brought along two teenagers who couldn't care less about the history but loved the way she told it and remembered what she said. She was energetic, witty,funny, animated and passionate about...More

Thank tgkennon
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I toured with Mark Linehan who was an excellent guide. Dressed and in the character of Thomas Hutchinson III, he made everything so interesting. I would have taken another of his tours if I had had more time in Boston.

Thank kelbel7777
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travelerfromaledo
September 5, 2017|
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Response from _roydd56 | Reviewed this property |
Well! we -- I, my wife and two grown-up daughters -- did the trail on the independence day this year. "Very good," let me say at the very outset. The 90-minute-walk with guide is not at all taxing, if you enjoy walking. At... More
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Paula D
August 4, 2017|
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Response from totallylawless | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the answer to that - but contact Sam at The Freedom Trail Tours, he can answer any questions you have.
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Stacy B
July 17, 2017|
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Response from Drew W | Reviewed this property |
I would call the tour office there for this question. I only did the walking tour and it was exceptional. So much so that I would do it again and so much so that even if the tours overlapped I will do them both when I go... More
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