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Boston: Freedom Trail Lantern Tour

Product ID: 384386
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Venture by lantern light on a one-of-a-kind experience through the iconic Freedom Trail. Uncover the dark, macabre history and the mystery of the trail's sometimes ghostly past.
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Duration: 1.5 hours
Starting time 7:00 PM
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Wheelchair accessible

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  • See the "Boston Gaol"
  • Hear true accounts of witches, pirates, demonic possessions, and more
  • Explore Boston by lantern-light with a costumed tour guide
Full description
This official Freedom Trail tour offers a first-of-its-kind experience in uncovering the dark, macabre history and mystery of the Freedom Trail. Hear about fatal sword duels, the grave of a ruthless pirate, tales of scandalous murders, and the punishment and hanging of convicted witches as you explore Boston's famous trail. 

Investigate the ghoulish side of the iconic red-lined path by the light of a lantern with a darkly-garbed Freedom Trail guide, and bring true accounts of appalling crimes, spies and assassins, cold-blooded killings, and demonic possession to life. This tour is recommended for visitors aged 12 and up.
  • 90-minute guided walking tour
  • Local taxes and fees
What’s Not Included
  • Entry to Freedom Trail sites
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years

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From US$ 14 per person

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Freedom Trail Foundation

Product ID: 384386