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Liberty Ride

Departs from 1875 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA 02420
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Liberty Ride: A guided trolley tour of historic Lexington & Concord. Visit the birthplaces of American liberty and 19th century literature! Board a classic trolley for a ride along the scenic Battle Road while your costumed guide recounts the exciting events of April 19, 1775 and the literary legacy that defined American identity and culture. Weekends April and May and daily Memorial Day through October 29, 2017. 90-minute tours leave from the Lexington Visitors Center [1875 Massachusetts Ave] at 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 1 pm and 2:30 pm. Visit our website for online reservations, or stop in the Visitors Center this weekend!
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Departs from 1875 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA 02420
+1 339-223-5623
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a great trip with the Liberty Ride tour. Learned a great deal of history while sitting in the comfort of the trolley. We were a group of old friends in town for a reunion and decided to learn about our history. Pat was a...More

Thank Fred454
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful 90 minutes, learning our history. Lexington is very interesting and a beautiful place. Our guide was informative and allowed time for questions.

Thank Kathy1944
Reviewed 3 days ago

Hubby's reading the book, "Massachusetts," so it made sense that we take a long-delayed trip to Lexington, play tourist for the day, and immerse ourselves in colonial history. We started off with the Liberty Ride - a thoroughly enjoyable and entertaining hour and a half...More

Thank Nancy N
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful experience. Pat, our guide, was personable and knowledgeable. Booking on-line was easy. This was an easy way to learn detailed information about the events in Lexington & Concord without driving around (and getting lost). We were then able to go on our own back...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As always, the guide makes the tour. Ours was very good. Knowledgeable and informative. Tour covers much ground. It is not a hop on/hop off tour, and many of the sites are a long distance apart. I would advise you drive to Lexington, take the...More

Thank Joni B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nancy had so many stories to tell and she is a very accomplished story teller. This is a very informative tour and a beautiful drive.

Thank get1111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately after a great tour in Boston the day before we were hoping for more of the same - it wasn't to be. We were the only 4 but still the bus was noisy and despite talking into a microphone David was hard to understand...More

Thank CherylTurner5085
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This 90 minute trolley tour is very well worth your time. The narrator was very knowledgeable and had lots of stories to make the history come to life. My husband commented after the tour that he wished he had paid more attention in school. We...More

Thank trixie1948
Reviewed 27 July 2017

An excellent 90 minute tour where the narrator (not the driver) on board continuously describes the local history of whatever they are passing by. They only stop at the North Bridge. The trolley is comfortable with padded seats and a padded backrest although the a/c...More

Thank Ann A
Reviewed 12 July 2017

May have just been because I sat in the back, but the trolley seemed to have some issues with suspension. Otherwise, this was a good way to get around to briefly see where things were located. You can get off, but need to wait 90...More

Thank Lisa H
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19 September 2016|
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Response from pblagburn | Reviewed this property |
There was no extra fee if you took the Liberty Ride Tour. However, I do not believe the Minuteman National Park charges a fee. There's no fee to see "The Road to Revolution" at the visitor's center. The entire park spans a... More
Nancy M
25 August 2016|
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Response from pjgatorbabe | Reviewed this property |
We did not do any pre-reading, but my daughter had just had the Revolutionary War in school last year. I thought the tour covered it nicely and gave a good chronology.
Allison S
9 January 2015|
Response from strachten |
Hello Allison, We are a tour, not a hotel. Hotels in Lexington include the Aloft, the Element, Quality Inn, and the Inn at Hastings Park.