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Independence Pub Crawl

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    Begin your Independence Pub crawl at the statue of the man that helped spark a revolution: Sam Adams. In front of this Boston icon, you will meet your expert guide as well as fellow history loving beer drinkers from around the globe.

    From there, the beer and history flow as your guide leads the group around the colonial market places of Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market. You'll walk the cobblestoned streets to pubs that have been visited by Bostonians for hundreds of years. The four historic taverns visited on the tour provide a wonderful backdrop as your guide tells stories about Boston's rebellious past that helped lead to America's independence. Each tavern dates back at least to the 1800's, several even further which includes America's oldest tavern! At each tavern your guide will recommend beer as unique as the history of the city. Most of the beers are exclusively served in Boston and several can only be found in the taverns visited on the tour!
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    Reviewed today

    My husband and I booked this last minute and really had no expectations. Our guide, Conor, was funny and knowledgeable. His beer knowledge was also on point and provided some great beer recommendations! Overall, it was a really fun time!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank DetroitD18
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    This was the only organized tour I did while in Boston and it was awesome! Super fun, informative, relaxed and the guides were a lot of fun. Highly recommend.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Heidi B
    Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded today

    Thanks! We're so glad we could make your one tour in Boston a memorable one. Thanks for crawling with us and come back soon. Cheers!

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This Pub Crawl was awesome. I am going to apologize because I think our tour guide was Kate, but I am an idiot with remembering names. Anyway, it was the Sunday at 7:00 p.m crawl on Sunday August 18, 2019. She was funny and energetic...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank lsulaw91
    Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded today

    Fantastic! Thanks for leaving such a kind review. And don't worry about remembering names as long you remember having fun on our crawl. Come crawl with us again next time you're in town. Cheers!

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Bobby was a great tour guide. He told lots of interesting stories and kept it fun while educating us. Which wasn't easy as our group were very fast drinkers! Highly recommend this tour for some history & great beer. We visited 4 different pubs and...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Kim W
    Bobby H, Owner at Boston Crawling, responded to this reviewResponded today

    Thanks! We're so glad we could make your first trip to Boston a memorable one. Thanks for crawling with us and please do come back soon. Cheers!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Started out okay but then Paxton gave a political left leaning view of our founders and the modern day political correctness group think of our founding fathers that any good political science major would have loved. Had I have bought myself a six pack and...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    2  Thank RobertM1142019
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    July 7, 2019|
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    Response from Chelsey41889 | Reviewed this property |
    The four I remember going to are The White Bull Tavern,The Blackstone Pub, The Point, and Bell in Hand Tavern. All were great and our guide Jess was awesome. I am a cider girl and one of the four only offered Angry Orchard... More
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    August 19, 2018|
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    Response from acwry6 | Reviewed this property |
    Yeah, there was a single person on our crawl. They seemed to have a good time.
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    • Boston Crawling
    • Duration: 2h 15m
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    • Languages Offered: English
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