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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.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“own pace” (486 reviews)
“bunker hill” (642 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Boston, MA 02109
Downtown
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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We started to walk around 10 in the morning. And we finished around 1pm~ lots great views on the street, and lots of fun things to do! This is a "can't missed" place!

1  Thank Doravmon
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The trail is well laid out, informative and has some true history and buildings that have endured the test of time. Very cool

Thank Charles V
Reviewed 6 July 2016

informative historical trail which takes you throughout the city. We enjoyed the walk and historical information, especially Paul Revere!!

Thank kevlieb
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Definitely get a tour guide (Walking Tour), which is well worth the $12. Great way to see the city, but need good weather and your walking shoes.

Thank heather27589
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

This was awesome, I have never been on anything like this before. This is a walking tour of Boston, and it takes 1.5 hours. Bring a good pair of shoes, or your feet will let you know later on.

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 6 July 2016

You can sign up for a guided tour, or stop at the information booth at the start of the tour and buy a guide that will explain the stops on the tour. I was there during the Fourth of July weekend so it was pretty...More

Thank Van K
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We took a morning stroll along the trail to Paul Revere's and other historical sites in the area on our way to breakfast. It passed by our hotel so is was easy. For sure a nice way to see this part if the city.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 6 July 2016

If you go to Boston this is a must-do activity. Ensure to read a little about it before of doing it.

Thank Jero B
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We love Boston. Ant the freedom trail is a must on any trip. It's one thing to know the history . It's another to walk it. If you can take a tour you will get great little facts the history books don't tell you

Thank DAnnaM5
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Our tour guide was Lydia Milikan. She was fantastic and made the whole tour worth taking. She put a ton of personality in to all of her stories. You could tell she knew the material and enjoyed teaching it to others. My whole family learned...More

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Downtown
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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Anne T
2 July 2017|
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Response from Fiona G | Reviewed this property |
It will depend on their interests in history but if they get board you can do some retail therapy at Quincy's market or lunch at the many small Italian restaurants near John R's house We are from Scotland so just loved... More
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Kaitlyn C
28 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
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Response from crazy4azmegan | Reviewed this property |
Adams National Historical Park, home of the second and sixth presidents, is 10 miles south in Quincy. And Minute Man National Park, the sight of the first battle of the Revolutionary War, is 20 miles west in Lexington and... More
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