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North End Old North Church

Official Website:North End Old North Church
Location:193 Salem Street, Boston, MA map
Phone:(617) 523-6676
Hours:Hours Vary see below
In/Outdoor:Indoor, Outdoor
Cost:Free see below
Category:Historic Landmarks
Other Ideas: Boston State House; Old South Meeting House; The Globe at Babson College; Boston Haymarket; Bunker Hill Monument

North End Old North ChurchThe enduring fame of the Old North Church began on the evening of April 18, 1775, when the church sexton, Robert Newman, climbed the steeple and held high two lanterns as a signal from Paul Revere that the British were marching to Lexington and Concord by sea and not by land.

This fateful event ignited the American Revolution.

Built in 1723, it has the city's tallest steeple in Boston at 191 feet. From June to October you can tour the bell tower and the crypts.

On the second Sunday of the month, the 5 PM service features an organist and choir for young music lovers.


January–February: 10am–4pm,
Tuesday–Sunday, Closed Monday
March–May: 9am–5pm, daily
June–October: 9am–6pm, daily
November–December: 10am–5pm, daily

Closed to Visitors on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day


Donations are appreciated


  • Parking is available at the Government Center Parking Garage located at 50 New Sudbury Street and Fitz Inn-Auto Park located at the corner of Commercial Street and Hull Street.
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