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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.
Overview
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.
Highlights
  • 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
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Self guided tour experience
  • Entry/Admission - Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
Exclusions
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • 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 with their voucher to receive a tour time, depending on availability. Your voucher does not guarantee a tour time. Due to capacity restrictions, entry to the museum is on a first come, first serve basis and it is recommended to check in early.
  • 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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ransom007 wrote a review Apr 2021
Anaheim, California1,079 contribution283 helpful votes
There are pay to park lots and garages as well as metered street parking in the area. For the admission price, you get a tour of the dock, a ship, and the museum. Instead of having one tour guide take you through the entire program, you are passed station-to-station through a
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Date of experience: April 2021
2 Helpful votes
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Response from Jennifer G, Guest Relations Manager at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum Admission
Responded 1 week ago
We appreciate your positive feedback about your experience. We take pride in serving our customers and hope to see you again soon!
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Adriana P wrote a review Apr 2021
Pembroke Pines, Florida888 contributions236 helpful votes
We really enjoyed our visit to the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum; the actors were phenomenal and I really felt transported to the times. They were great at explaining the events of the night of the Boston Tea Party and it was an immersive experience despite the Covid
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Date of experience: April 2021
2 Helpful votes
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Response from Jennifer G, Guest Relations Manager at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum Admission
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hello Adriana, Thank you for letting us know you found an advertisement that has misinformation and assisting us in its location. We have corrected this issue and appreciate your time. By way of explanation, Abigail's Tea Room did have a winter promotion that offered 'a free cup of tea'. That promotion ended on April 1st.
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Bailey G wrote a review Jan 2021
Orlando, Florida11 contributions27 helpful votes
As a lover of all thing history, especially when it comes to American history, I was super excited about paying to walk through the Boston Tea Party Museum. Visiting Boston for the first time, again if you love history, is absolutely an incredible experience. So many things
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from Jennifer G, Guest Relations Manager at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum Admission
Responded 19 Jan 2021
Hello Bailey, Thank you for the fabulous review. We appreciate you sharing your experience and your feedback about the tour and tea. It is always great to hear from guests like you . We will be sure to share your comments with our whole team.
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Nicky wrote a review Nov 2020
6 contributions5 helpful votes
This is a necessity if you're visiting Boston. This experience was informative, interactive, and fun. The cast were very knowledgeable and immersive. We also tried recreations of the tea that was tossed in the harbor. It was a great time!
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from Jennifer G, Guest Relations Manager at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum Admission
Responded 4 Nov 2020
We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. We love to share guests comments with our employees. Thank you for the recommendation.
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LouisePompilii wrote a review Oct 2020
27 contributions23 helpful votes
This was a great attraction. Learned some facts about the Tea Party I hadn't known. The enactors were very knowledgeable and encouraged questions and participation. Don't skip Abigale's Tea Room or the tea tasting.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from Jennifer G, Guest Relations Manager at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum Admission
Responded 2 Nov 2020
Thank you for the wonderful review. We are so glad you enjoyed your tour and came away with a few unknown facts.
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christinaloomis
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Teenagers got a kick out of this!
So much fun. Staff personifies individuals essential to the Boston Tea Party, they did a fantastic job! We throughl
ramblinggirl67
ramblinggirl67
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Fun historical visit!
I travel a lot but I usually skip museums. However, this one was worth the visit. The history is really interesting
tkbrauen
tkbrauen
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Fun experience
This was a great experience. All of the staff were so knowledgeable and friendly. Fun for kids to check out the sh
markbG3194DZ
markbG3194DZ
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My kids favorite
We loved coming here. First you do get to learn about history. Second during the reenactment my son loved that he
Foodjunkie2004
Foodjunkie2004
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A lot of history
If you're visiting Boston, you have to throw tea into the harbor. This is the place to go. We had a really enjoyabl
CatherineSNewYork
CatherineSNewYork
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A Unique and Fun Way to Inform
My teenage grandson wanted to go here, but we were afraid his 5-year-old sister would be bored. Not so! This tour
cassandram158
cassandram158
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Tea
Enjoyable tour but seems to be geared towards younger kids. Tea and cookies are great. I enjoyed how the period act
NHroadtrippers
NHroadtrippers
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Excellent field trip
The guides did an amazing job despite covid restrictions! We had a very enjoyable and educational homeschool field
beverlym427
beverlym427
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Excellent building
We always visit this museum while in Boston and are never disappointed. It truly is a tradition for our family. The
jessieeritter
jessieeritter
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Taste of Treason!
Finally got to visit the Boston Tea Party ships and museum and it didn’t disappoint. It was a lot of fun getting to
796brandonb
796brandonb
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Poor customer service
We pre-purchased tickets in a package in the morning and arrived around 2pm to be told that they weren't selling an
Beverly D
Beverly D
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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
Machacho
Machacho
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Overpriced
I loved it but you miss out on the regular experience of what is happening now with the pandemic. They should lowe
kathy b
kathy b
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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
unseasoned_traveler0
unseasoned_traveler0
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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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