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Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum Admission

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USD 29.95
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Gain admission to the Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum and learn how this significant event of 1773 kick-started the American Revolution. A self-guided tour is included with your ticket to one of Boston’s top-rated museums. Be sure to explore one of the famed tall ships, and don't miss your chance to throw the fated tea into Boston Harbor.
  • Admission and self-guided tour of the Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum
  • Family-friendly experience includes entry to both of the tall ships
  • Centrally located near public transportation in Boston
Important Information
Departure Point
306 Congress St, Boston, MA 02210, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Self guided tour experience
  • One free cup of exclusive “Abigail’s Blend” Tea offered at the counter in the Tea Room
  • Entry/Admission - Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • No other food and drink except free cup of "Abigail's Blend" tea
  • Museum open Thursday through Sunday
  • Museum closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and subject to closures for private events.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • All guests must check in with the ticket booth and exchange their voucher for a tour time. Tours are on a first come, first serve basis and cannot be reserved over the phone in advance.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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djmayna wrote a review 19 Sep.
Aledo, Illinois4 contributions
The staff actors and actresses did a fantastic job. Very knowledgable and did their best to stay in character throughout.
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Response from Jennifer G, Guest Relations Manager at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum Admission
Responded 5 days ago
We love to hear from our guests. Thank you for stopping by and sharing your experience with us.
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Shelley wrote a review Jun. 2020
Texas15 contributions5 helpful votes
We visited Boston for the weekend and this was definitely one of our favorite stops. It was interactive and interesting to learn more. We enjoy history but aren’t huge history trivia buffs so it was enjoyable for us!
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Jonnyrotten wrote a review May 2020
Bogota, Colombia33 contributions6 helpful votes
This museum was led by interactive and historically accurate hosts. From the hall of where is started, all the way to the replica ships that started the birth of America. You're able to throw replica tea into the harbor with ropes attached which was quite fun. Participation is
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Date of experience: January 2020
Sait Elibol wrote a review Apr. 2020
Izmir, Turkey179 contributions33 helpful votes
It was a very nice and exciting experience. Almost 100% replica was very charming. The players were very succesful and the show was interactive. I would like to be there again.
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Date of experience: May 2019
Nije C wrote a review Apr. 2020
Rushden, United Kingdom43 contributions6 helpful votes
Fun experience time went very quick interactive event Especially as we where the only people from the uk Good to throw the tea over board and join in the fun Historical and educational A must do when visiting boston
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Beverly D
Fun way to learn history
with enthusiastic, costumed docents and chests of tea to be dumped into the harbor, it would be difficult to not e
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I loved it but you miss out on the regular experience of what is happening now with the pandemic. They should lowe
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kathy b
Fascinating hE t
Due to COVID, the museum had to rethink its presentation in order to open to the public and I think it was bett
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Corny and overpriced.
I’m not sure who this appeals to? I’d think most kids would be bored and much too corny for adults. Except for a vi
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Fun time
The re enactment always fun even putting a feather in our hair. Good actors giving their all. Was amazed to learn t
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Not super fun
I have read a lot about the significance of Boston tea party museum in history book / articles. To my surprise the
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Good fun, great for kids very enthusiastic Staff
Being brits we were drawn in by the mention of tea! ... this was a great fun experience and very suitable for kids,
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Informative, fun and unique
I went with someone who isn't interested in history, but we both loved the whole experience, from the staff in peri
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Join the Sons and Daughters of Liberty
This museum is an interactive experience where you are given a role as a son or daughter of liberty. The guides do
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Ms T Robertson
What an amazing time we had.. learning the history and interacting with the staff.. such an enjoyable experience..
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Dawn D
Fun and interesting!
I had a great time at this museum. The staff who were dressed and portrayed period characters were awesome. I found
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Brilliant experience and the actors make it. Well worth a visit. Very informative tour given and well worth the mon
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Fantastic immersive experience
If you don’t like immersive type experiences then this isn’t the museum for you however I and my teen daughter love
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Greet Museum
You cannot come to Boston without taking a tour of this museum. There is so ,I have to see for the entire family. G
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Fabulous!!! Sooo much fun!!!
My 16 year old daughter & I had an absolute blast!! This is interactive history at its best!! The tour guides/histo
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  • Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
  • Duration: 1h
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