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Boston Revolutionary Tavern Tour

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  • Understand the crucial role played by Boston in the history of America
  • Visit three of Boston′s oldest taverns
  • 3 drinks and 1 snack included
  • Expert guide to share local knowledge
  • Small group means more personal attention


This captivating Boston tour is a perfect combination of beer and history!

Boston and its watering holes were the crucible that produced the American Revolution. And what better way to experience the city’s history than on a tour of the taverns where it all began?

Enjoy a drink at each of the three most famous Boston watering holes, and learn about the people that made the revolution happen.

Soak in the historical significance of these taverns, and Boston’s integral role in the development of America. Engage in lively debates in the style of Paul Revere, Samuel Adams, and John Hancock.


For your enjoyable Boston Revolutionary Tavern Tour, you should meet your local guide at 75 Commercial Street, in North End.

Beginning in Boston’s oldest neighborhood, this walking tour unfolds an historical narrative of some of Boston’s most exciting times. By the end of it all, you’ll be planning your own revolution! (Or….perhaps not!)

Stroll through some of the oldest parts of Boston, including “The Point” and the “Haymarket”, where merchants have been selling produce for hundreds of years.In keeping with the historical theme of this Boston walking tour, you will pay visits to three of the oldest taverns in Boston, where the seeds of the American Revolution were sown.

The rumblings of the Boston Tea Party also originated in these taverns, which were frequented by the likes of Paul Revere, Samuel Adams, George Washington, Daniel Webster, and Dr. Joseph Warren.

Enjoy drinks and snacks as you hear tales of these establishments and the variety of characters that frequented them. As you finish this tour, in the oldest tavern in America, raise a glass, drink to the impressive history of the Boston taverns, and the fascinating tales of the people who occupied them. Cheers!

The tour ends back at the starting point at 75 Commercial Street.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

01 Mar - 14 Dec:Thursdays - Sundays


Approx 2 hours 30 minutes

Start time

Start time: 5:30pm

Meeting point

North End Welcome Station - 75 Commercial Street, Boston MA 02109.
Please report at the meeting point 10 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the starting point.

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  • English-speaking local tour guide
  • 3 drinks
  • 1 snack


  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off


Dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes for walking.

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Please note

If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point.

Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.
Voucher information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or tablet you can present your voucher on your device for this activity.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • You will be in a small group of a maximum of 12 people.
  • Tipping:
  • If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides and drivers a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.
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