Boston's Freedom Trail


99 Chaucy St
Boston, MA 02111

Phone: 617-357-8300

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Type:
Family Friendly, Historic Sites, Sightseeing, Tours and Excursions


10BEST Says

Free Things to Do: The best way to see Boston. Starting at the Boston Common, but easily picked up at any point along the way, the Freedom Trail offers historical insight into the city and its surroundings. Easy to "hop on and off", the Freedom Trail weaves throughout the city and highlights some of Boston's most special places. Enjoy all or part of this "map" clearly marked by a well defined red line that meanders throughout the city's neighborhoods. Guided tours are available for a fee, but the best way to explore is on your own because you can create the tour that fits your pace.

Tours and Excursions: Starting at the Boston Common, The Freedom Trail can easily be picked up at any point along the way, and done solo. The Freedom Trail offers historical insight into the city and its surroundings giving you one tour that offers a lot of information to those looking to learn about Boston's history. Easy to hop on and off, the Freedom Trail weaves throughout the city and highlights some of Boston's most special places. Some of the included sites are Boston Common, Granary Burial Ground, Old South Meeting House, Old North Church, Paul Revere House, Faneuil Hall, Massachusetts State House, USS Constitution, and Bunker Hill Monument. Enjoy all or part of this "map" of the city. Guided tours are available for a fee, and can be quite entertaining, especially when the guides are dressed in period attire.

Best Attractions & Activities: The best way to see Boston. Starting at the Boston Common, but easily picked up at any point along the way, the Freedom Trail offers historical insight into the city and its surroundings. Check out one, some or all of the sites on this route where a red trail painted on the sidewalks takes you throughout Boston. With 16 official stops along the way, you can walk past, or further explore the historically significant spots lining the path. Easy to hop on and off, the Freedom Trail weaves throughout the city and highlights some of Boston's most special. Guided tours are available for a fee.

Sightseeing: The best way to see Boston. Starting at the Boston Common, but easily be picked up at any point along the way, the Freedom Trail offers historical insight into the city and its surroundings. Easy to hop on and off, the Freedom Trail weaves throughout the city and highlights some of Boston's most special places. Enjoy all or part of this "map". Guided tours are available for a fee, but the best way to explore is on your own. Your walk will take you to such sites as: Boston Common Massachusetts State House Park Street Church Granary Burying Ground King's Chapel King's Chapel Burying Ground Benjamin Franklin Statue & Boston Latin School Old Corner Book Store Old South Meeting House Old State House Site of Boston Massacre Faneuil Hall Paul Revere House Old North Church Copp's Hill Burying Ground Bunker Hill Monument USS Constitution

Walking Tours: A self-guided tour of Boston's Freedom Trail enables visitors to explore at their own pace, in their own style. The well-marked brick trail winds 2.5 miles through the city and features 16 historical sites, including the Old State House, Paul Revere House and USS Constitution. The best part is that you can leave and pick up the trail whenever you want -- perfect for exploring hidden sites or spreading your tour over a few days.


Insider Tips

Local Expert Says:

Free Things to Do, Tours and Excursions: "Put on your walking shoes; this tour will have you all over the city."

Best Attractions & Activities: "The perfect way to explore the city at your own pace. See most sights while walking the red line."

Sightseeing: "Put on your walking shoes! This tour will have you all over the city."

Walking Tours: "The best way to see the Freedom Trail by foot is on your own, over multiple days. Stretch out this tour and customize to your liking."

Best for Free Things to Do Because: The Freedom Trail lets you enjoy Boston's historical landmarks free of charge, and each stop along the way is well marked.

Best for Tours and Excursions Because: The Freedom Trail is one tour that gives you the chance to explore seventeen of Boston's most historical sites.

Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: The Freedom Trail contains most of Boston's important historical sites making this built in city map the best way to easily see the most sites.

Best for Sightseeing Because: The Freedom Trail gives visitors a "map" of Boston's best sites and lets you easily explore the rich history that helped build America.

10Best List photo 10BEST says

Free Things to Do: The best way to see Boston. Starting at the Boston Common, but easily picked up at any point along the way, the Freedom Trail offers historical insight into the city and its surroundings. Easy to "hop on and off", the Freedom Trail weaves throughout the city and highlights some of Boston's most special places. Enjoy all or part of this "map" clearly marked by a well defined red line that meanders throughout the city's neighborhoods. Guided tours are available for a fee, but the best way to explore is on your own because you can create the tour that fits your pace.

Tours and Excursions: Starting at the Boston Common, The Freedom Trail can easily be picked up at any point along the way, and done solo. The Freedom Trail offers historical insight into the city and its surroundings giving you one tour that offers a lot of information to those looking to learn about Boston's history. Easy to hop on and off, the Freedom Trail weaves throughout the city and highlights some of Boston's most special places. Some of the included sites are Boston Common, Granary Burial Ground, Old South Meeting House, Old North Church, Paul Revere House, Faneuil Hall, Massachusetts State House, USS Constitution, and Bunker Hill Monument. Enjoy all or part of this "map" of the city. Guided tours are available for a fee, and can be quite entertaining, especially when the guides are dressed in period attire.

Best Attractions & Activities: The best way to see Boston. Starting at the Boston Common, but easily picked up at any point along the way, the Freedom Trail offers historical insight into the city and its surroundings. Check out one, some or all of the sites on this route where a red trail painted on the sidewalks takes you throughout Boston. With 16 official stops along the way, you can walk past, or further explore the historically significant spots lining the path. Easy to hop on and off, the Freedom Trail weaves throughout the city and highlights some of Boston's most special. Guided tours are available for a fee.

Sightseeing: The best way to see Boston. Starting at the Boston Common, but easily be picked up at any point along the way, the Freedom Trail offers historical insight into the city and its surroundings. Easy to hop on and off, the Freedom Trail weaves throughout the city and highlights some of Boston's most special places. Enjoy all or part of this "map". Guided tours are available for a fee, but the best way to explore is on your own. Your walk will take you to such sites as: Boston Common Massachusetts State House Park Street Church Granary Burying Ground King's Chapel King's Chapel Burying Ground Benjamin Franklin Statue & Boston Latin School Old Corner Book Store Old South Meeting House Old State House Site of Boston Massacre Faneuil Hall Paul Revere House Old North Church Copp's Hill Burying Ground Bunker Hill Monument USS Constitution

Walking Tours: A self-guided tour of Boston's Freedom Trail enables visitors to explore at their own pace, in their own style. The well-marked brick trail winds 2.5 miles through the city and features 16 historical sites, including the Old State House, Paul Revere House and USS Constitution. The best part is that you can leave and pick up the trail whenever you want -- perfect for exploring hidden sites or spreading your tour over a few days.

10Best List photo Insider Tips

Local Expert Anjali Mansukhani Says:

Free Things to Do, Tours and Excursions: "Put on your walking shoes; this tour will have you all over the city."

Best Attractions & Activities: "The perfect way to explore the city at your own pace. See most sights while walking the red line."

Sightseeing: "Put on your walking shoes! This tour will have you all over the city."

Walking Tours: "The best way to see the Freedom Trail by foot is on your own, over multiple days. Stretch out this tour and customize to your liking."

Best for Free Things to Do Because: The Freedom Trail lets you enjoy Boston's historical landmarks free of charge, and each stop along the way is well marked.

Best for Tours and Excursions Because: The Freedom Trail is one tour that gives you the chance to explore seventeen of Boston's most historical sites.

Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: The Freedom Trail contains most of Boston's important historical sites making this built in city map the best way to easily see the most sites.

Best for Sightseeing Because: The Freedom Trail gives visitors a "map" of Boston's best sites and lets you easily explore the rich history that helped build America.

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