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Freedom Trail

Boston, MA 02109
+1 617-357-8300
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The red line on the sidewalk leads you on this 2.5-mile, self-guided tour of American Revolution sites. It starts at the Boston Common, America's oldest public park, and ends at the famed Bunker Hill Monument.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“own pace” (497 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Boston, MA 02109
+1 617-357-8300
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Reviewed yesterday

The Freedom Trail was well mapped out with a red line you follow on the road. If I were to go back to Boston I would join a tour group of some sort to help get more information about each site.

Thank 2cmoose
Reviewed yesterday

Went on a guided tour of the Freedom Trail and had a phenomenal experience! Our costumed guided brought the history to life with the intriguing stories and the enthusiasm she had for it all. She was very loud to be heard of the loud Boston...More

Thank CindyandNick
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We set aside an entire day to walk the Freedom Trail while on vacation in Boston. I downloaded a free app on my phone with a map which I found helpful as we were walking along. The sidewalks are marked with a line to follow...More

Thank jenandcody
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good way to see the city. A bit more information points or a digital tourguide would be nice. All in all a nice experience (the weather was certainly helping)

Thank BV440
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Definite must. Costume character is your guide who walks with you and gives you informative information of history of the city. Fair priced too!

Thank ewagner26
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Boston is the best and the Freedom Trail is wicked awesome!! I love the feel and slower pace than New York! People are actually walking around having fun without fear of getting ran over by a biker.

Thank ljones77777777
Reviewed 2 days ago

Tom our tour guide did an amazing job, dressed up as Josiah Quincy in a very thick costume on a very hot day. He was interesting and knowable as well as amusing. My sister and I only managed the "Walk into History" tour of The...More

1  Thank KatieGT16
Reviewed 2 days ago

Guide was excellent (Lydia). A good way to better understand the history and events. I know you can take the self tour, but having a guide makes it better...especially with Lydia...well done!

Thank davppp
Reviewed 2 days ago

While strolling the streets of historic Boston, follow the brick path of the Freedom Trail! Your informative and energetic guide will enlighten you to many details, stories and sites of our great nation! We walked the path ourselves but the guides really uncovered the highlights...More

Thank missyhr
Reviewed 2 days ago

Walked most of it. Very well marked and a book to go with it or hire ear phones. Can also do guided tour. All very interesting

Thank Tpb61
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
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6 August 2017|
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Response from Deltraveler75 | Reviewed this property |
Start at Boston Commons. Beware, even though the trail is 2.5 miles long, if you have limited time, you may want to prioritize stops in advance. If you stop and take in each site along the trail, you will easily take up a... More
Anne T
3 July 2017|
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Response from Objective_Babe | Reviewed this property |
Very much so. They will love it. Do it on a sunny day and watch out for the road cross part of the trail.
Kaitlyn C
29 June 2017|
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Response from Chuck419 | Reviewed this property |
Right at the start, you have the original Cheers (formerly the Bull & Finch), across the street from the Public Garden. You have to go off the trail for a little bit, but not much. That would be a fun place to start. You... More