Freedom Trail® Official Walking Tours – Public Tours

Admission included

Groups of 10 or more are required to make reservations and will be split up to experience tours at different times, based upon availability.

Meander down Boston's iconic red line and you'll feel like you're walking through a history book. Packing a total of 11 historic sites in just under 1 mile, this tour takes you on a journey of the American Revolution and beyond. You should NOT leave Boston without learning about its historical significance by taking a trip along the city’s world-famous Freedom Trail®! This legendary path is a red-brick line that physically leads you through the city, passing by the most important historical sites of the early days of American Revolution that led to eventual independence from Britain.

Hours

Box office locations and hours are listed below.

ArtsBoston Booth–Faneuil Hall
Thursday-Sunday, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Closed Monday - Wednesday. May be closed on major U.S. holidays.

Boston Common Visitor Information Center
Daily, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
May be closed major U.S. holidays.

Closings

Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Getting In

Tour schedule is subject to change. We suggest you call or visit TheFreedomTrail.org for the current tour schedule prior to your Freedom Trail experience. Groups of 10 or more (see the Restrictions section below).

Monday-Wednesday Tours: Present your pass at the Boston Common Visitor Information Center. Walk Into History® Tours may depart at 11:00 am, 12:00 noon, 1:00 pm, (year-round); and Walk Into History® Tours may also depart at 2:00 pm (mid-April - November only), 3:00 pm (mid-April - November only) & 4:00 pm (mid-April - November only).

Thursday-Sunday Tours (booth closes at 3:00pm on Sunday): Present your pass at the ArtsBoston Booth–Faneuil Hall. Walk Into History® Tours may depart daily at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm and 3:30 pm. North End Tours may depart at 1:30 pm and 2:30 pm (mid-April-November); and (July - August) Pirates & Patriots® Tour departs Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 pm (July–August only).

Tour schedule is subject to change. We suggest you visit TheFreedomTrail.org or call for the current tour schedule prior to Freedom Trail experience. Valid for Public Tours only.

Note

Your pass is accepted on public walking tours. Private walking tours are not included.

Restrictions: Reservations are required if you are traveling with a group of 10 or more and these groups will be split up to experience tours at different times, based upon availability. Please call ahead to make arrangements. Specialty tours such as the Historic Holiday Stroll and Historic Pub Crawl are not included. However, if you are interested in taking the Pirates & Patriots Tour or the North End Tour instead of the Walk Into History Tour, your Go Boston pass will be honored at the ArtsBoston BosTix Booth location only (Tuesday-Sunday from Mid-April until November).

Gratuity for guides is appreciated and not included with Go Boston pass admission.

Address

ArtsBoston, adjacent to Faneuil Hall or,
Boston Common Visitor Center,
139 Tremont Street, Boston MA 02108

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Driving Directions

Paid parking is available in the garage under Boston Common.

Public Transportation

Take the T: Green Line to Haymarket for ArtsBoston location. Red or Green Line to Park Street for Boston Common Visitor Center location.