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Narrated Walking Tours of Historic Boston

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Ages:Kids, Teens, Adults
Cost:$$$ see below
Other Ideas: Fenway Park Tours; Freedom Trail Tours; View Boston Observation Deck+ at Prudential Center; United First Parish Church: Church of the Presidents; On Location Tours

Walk from Boston Common to the North End and see 14 historic sites. Tour is led by Ben L. Edwards, a children's book author whose ancestors arrived in Boston over 300 years ago.

What You'll See:
  • Massachusetts State House
  • Boston Common
  • Park Street Church
  • Granary Burying Ground
  • King's Chapel Burying Ground
  • King's Chapel
  • Old Corner Bookstore Building
  • Old South Meeting House
  • Old State House
  • Site of the Boston Massacre
  • Faneuil Hall/Quincy Market
  • Paul Revere House
  • Old North Church
  • Copp's Hill Burying Ground

Ben's book, One April in Boston, tells of his family's connection to the Sons of Liberty and Paul Revere and provides children with valuable lessons in goal setting and patriotism. During the walking tour, you will learn much about Boston's history and discover what life was like for a real colonial family. Learn why people find our walking tours so fascinating!

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Book a Walking Tour
Make a reservation by contacting Ben at (617) 670-1888, ext. 1 (Write Marketing Group) or complete the form below and you will receive a confirmation by phone.

Where to Meet
Walking tours begin at Boston Common. Meet your guide by the Park Street T station which can be located on this MBTA map (PDF) where the Green Line and Red Line cross.

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Tour Rates
Private Family Tours (under 10 people)
Minimum $130

Private Group Tours (10 to 30 people)
Adults are $13
Children (12 & under) are $10

All tours receive a free copy of the One April in Boston audio book, a $20 value.



Park Street T Station, Boston Common, Boston, MA map
Phone: (617) 670-1888


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