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Beacon Hill Photography Tour

  • When does it run?

    Tuesday and Saturday

  • Start time

    10:15 a.m.

  • Duration

    Approximately 1.5 hours

Inclusions
  • Beacon Hill Photography Tour
  • A 1.5-hour photography lesson and historical walking tour, all in one  
  • Historical walking tour 
  • Photography tips and tricks 
  • E-booklet: PhotoWalks Guide to Successful Photography  
  • Professional local photographer
Date
Guests
  • Adult (18+)
  • Youth (10-17)

Key Highlights

  • Smartphone vouchers accepted – no need to print!
  • Explore Boston with a eye towards its architectural beauty!
  • Discover one of the city’s most exclusive and picturesque residential areas: Beacon Hill!
  • Experiment by taking pictures from different angles using newly learned methods!
  • Take pictures of antique gas lamps, charming houses, brick sidewalks, and much more!
  • Meet your guide and professional photographer, Saba Alhadi!

Overview

Learn how to take professional photographs and discover your hidden talent during your Beacon Hill Photography Tour!

With your Beacon Hill Photography Tour tickets, you’ll venture into one of the most exclusive and expensive residential neighborhoods in Boston. Discover Beacon Hill while roaming around with your camera looking for that perfect photo! Meet Saba Alhadi, your tour guide for the day, who is also a professional photographer. She has been a Boston tour guide for over 15 years and aspires to show the city in an artistic way through the lens of a camera. She believes you can take a perfectly good picture with your mobile phone if you know how. She’ll share her photo tips as she guides you through Beacon Hill, which is why the Beacon Hill Photography Tour is what to do in Boston!

It’s not hard to comprehend why Beacon Hill is such a coveted residential area in Boston. With its brick sidewalks, antique gas lamps, charming houses, and countless window sills full of flowers, Beacon Hill is also one of Boston’s most picturesque residential areas. During your tour, you’ll experiment taking pictures of your subjects from interesting angles, which can produce varying results. Look out for one-of-a-kind door knockers that adorn the beautiful doors in Beacon Hill, too! With so many things to both see and learn, this tour is one of the best things to do in Boston!

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Tuesday and Saturday

  • Duration

    Approximately 1.5 hours

  • Start time

    10:15 a.m.

  • Meeting Point

    MA State House, 24 Beacon St., Boston, MA 02133

  • Ending Point

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Beacon Hill Photography Tour
  • A 1.5-hour photography lesson and historical walking tour, all in one  
  • Historical walking tour 
  • Photography tips and tricks 
  • E-booklet: PhotoWalks Guide to Successful Photography  
  • Professional local photographer
  • Gratuities

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 48 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet, you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.

So there’s no last-minute rush, please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes early.

All ages and skill levels are welcome, whether you’re bringing your digital SLR or prefer your smartphone.

Train Stop: Park Street (Green or Red Line). Turn left upon exiting the subway and walk up to the top of the hill.

Please note the same price applies for non-photographers since the experience is also a historical walking tour with commentary.

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