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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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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Boston, MA 02109
+1 617-357-8300
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

It is a nice walk and you see lots of interresting places. The walk is not that long but if you are not an American than perhaps the history is a little bit less interresting .

Thank fearjuck
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Great way to see the city, and see things you didn't expect. Clocked up a fare few miles but on a nice sunny day it's a good walk.

Thank AndreaSmith24
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This walk is a great view of history. Start at the beginning and do the walk yourself using the Freedom trail guide (allows you to take your time and stop and visit vs the hosted ones). It is long 2.5 but worth it.

Thank msu-mike1
Reviewed 4 October 2016

had a great time following the line painted on the road/ pavement - visited the historic sights of Boston. Informative and entertaining

Thank 5inatent
Reviewed 4 October 2016

While the Freedom Trail is probably a must do, it could be so much better if more information on other buildings and sights was included in the guide. For the most part it is well marked but it's easy to lose it at Quincy's Market...More

Thank RandDtravellers
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Use an app or a map so you don't miss the details along the trail. Good walking foot wear is a must.

Thank gtfromnj
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We did a self guided walk with a map and following the brickroad. Took our time, enjoyed the area and information offered.

Thank socalgrammy
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Fun walk thru old Boston. Flyers help with describing each location. Better to take a tour with a guide from historical society. The in costume guide has antidotes that flyers just don't share.

Thank AtHomeInLV
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

As tourists this was an excellent way to see Boston an learn more of the history of the town and America.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Great family activity for those who enjoy walking tours but may be a bit taxing for the very young or senior citizens. The costumed tour guides are entertaining and well versed in their adopted characters and add a dash of humor. We enjoyed our guide...More

Thank johnsZ6581KU
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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12 October 2017|
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Response from Darren B | Reviewed this property |
There’s a tour and guide but we didn’t use it. It starts in the park
Nancy H
25 August 2017|
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Response from Ashton S | Reviewed this property |
The app is specifically for the Freedom Trail and the Boston African American National Historic Site, and it's free! It's called "NPS Boston".
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