Heart of the Freedom Trail
The perfect introduction to the history of Boston!
This walking tour of the Freedom Trail in downtown Boston begins with the city’s establishment in 1630. The story of Boston unfolds through an exploration of the city’s architecture spanning more than three centuries. Beginning with the Puritan settlement, the tour continues through the American Revolution and the growth of commercial Boston and concludes with a discussion of modern development.
This historic walk features many of the downtown Freedom Trail sites, including the Old State House, Faneuil Hall, King's Chapel, the Old South Meeting House and the site of the first public school in America.
From the protests of Samuel Adams and James Otis to the Boston Massacre and the Boston Tea Party, to the liberation of Boston in 1776 by General Washington and his army, the Heart of The Freedom Trail takes you to the sites and tells the stories that led to American independence.
Join us downtown and experience the world famous Freedom Trail with Boston By Foot!
Saturday & Sunday 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Monday-Friday 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Wednesday & Friday 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Private tours are available at anytime.
Call 617.367.2345 or use our private tour webform to learn more.
Heart of the Freedom Trail Tour Information
Free for Boston By Foot Members.
Adults $13; Children 6-12 $8 when you buy tickets online
Adults $15; Children 6-12 $10 when you buy tickets in cash from your guide
Tour lasts ninety minutes.