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Untapped History is a historical walking tour company dedicated to sharing the unique and unconventional stories of Newburyport. We’re different and proud of it. Let us take you back in time to when privateers patrolled the waters, patriots plotted...more
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25 Water St, Newburyport, MA 01950-2754
+1 978-355-8410
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Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

On a recent Sunday afternoon, we enjoyed a walking tour of downtown Newburyport presented by Untapped History. We highly recommend the tour, which featured a knowledgeable and entertaining guide and a well-chosen route through this beautiful river-front city. The tour was just the right length...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alisa B
Reviewed 18 December 2018

The Tour was fun and full of interesting facts. An Hour is a perfect length of time for the tour. The Cocktails and appetizers afterwards were a bonus. Alex was a great guide! If planning to be in Newburyport, I hightly recommend booking a tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JoJoA0416
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This was my second tour with Untapped History, loved it both times. Had a different experience each time, we are new to Newburyport and it is great to learn the History. This tour is for everyone who loves History I highly recommend this tour. This...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank carr1956
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Alex Caine's knowledge of Newburyport history is remarkable. Historical reenactors should be the tour guides everywhere. Plus, the drinks and food were appreciated.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Varun M
Reviewed 13 November 2018

This tour and experience was wonderful. We booked with the "nerds" because we are related to the Witch of Newbury Elizabeth Morse and this was the ONLY tour we could find that included this history. We were not disappointed. We learned a lot about local...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We really enjoyed our tour with Alex. It was very interesting to hear about the history of Newburyport and then enjoy some classic drinks at Michael's Harborside. The stories about some of the colorful townspeople were funny and added to the charm of this wonderful...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

Learned a lot of local stories of my father's hometown. The guides were great, very amiable and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John D
Reviewed 31 October 2018

I recently attended a fun and educational walking tour along the waterfront of Newburyport with a group of people. Having lived in New England all my life, I was fascinated to learn so much more about the history and haunted tales of the local area...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JMS1227
Reviewed 30 October 2018

It was a fun fall night walking the waterfront and hearing about ghost ships and houses around Newburyport. We ended with interesting historical drinks (2 tasty, 1 not so much) at Michael's Harborside.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marion S
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Alex was an interesting and entertaining guide with great, and often humorous tales from our area. Absolutely enjoyed and will definitely book other tours in the spring.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Claudia K
2 September 2018|
Response from Alexander C | Property representative |
Hi Claudia, Unfortunately no. Because we're moving our respective kids into their college dorm rooms this weekend, were closed. We resume tours next weekend. If you're around we'd love to show you about Newburyport!