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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” (557 reviews)
“bunker hill” (729 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Boston, MA 02109
Downtown
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

After seeing Hamilton on Broadway, I became much more interested in US history. Boston is rich in history and the Freedom Trail is an easy way to see monuments and learn about the past. You can download the audioviator of the Freedom Trail and listen...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

A must do if its your first time in boston. Lots of information and a great way to find your way around boston .15 dollars per adult good value

Thank Scott B
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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

There are plenty of history items to see in Boston. You can catch a lot of them from this tour. I would recommend it

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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We spent the better part of a day walking along the freedom trail. We were staying near Boston common near the Granary Burying Ground so headed out to explore the North End. There are lots of great places to stop and explore including some that...More

Thank JimRiesterer
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

We spent an entire day walking the Freedom trail while in Boston. Starting at Boston common the trail winds through the city finishing at the bunker hill monument (which is not actually on bunker hill). A very enjoyable experience and was amazing to learn all...More

Thank CarlandNicoleCasbolt
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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The freedom trail is a very interesting walking tour. You can do it several ways. On your own with your cell phone, buy a map, go with a group (very informative) or hire a guide for a small group. We did on our own with...More

Thank Lindsey D
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

My family and I took this entire walk through the freedom trail. It was alot of fun to hear the history and see all the old buildings. The guidance really know their history. And they make it really come to life through there stories.

Thank S1844LRkennethh
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Take the time to navigate the trail and learn about the history associated with the region. Inspiring and eye opening.

Thank Dave G
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

My partner and I followed the freedom trail all around Boston. It's a lovely walk and easy for almost anybody to do. We don't know much about the history but it was still a great way to see the city and wander through all the...More

Thank duncannwilson
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

We didn't walk the entire trail at once, instead we hopped on & off pieces of it while we were in the city (~3 days). Tons of history to learn about along the way. If you are planning on visiting Boston & doing the trail,...More

Thank Jessica B
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We were there in March and still we were in a group of 20 people. I hear summer is much worse . While the tour guide was lively and interesting, I can't imagine being in a crowd of more people than we had and trying to hear... More
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