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Offered in partnership with the Charles Riverboat Company and the Liberty Fleet of Tall Ships

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Tall Ship in Boston Harbor

A Sail Through Time

Step aboard the Liberty Star schooner for a guided sailing adventure on Boston Harbor

tour duration120 minutes
Sail alongside Boston’s vibrant neighborhoods, including Downtown, The Seaport District, South Boston, East Boston, Charlestown, and the North End. Enjoy stories of Boston’s diverse cultures and people that represent both Boston’s historical past and its vibrant present. While onboard enjoy spectacular views of Boston, as you explore how the age of sail shaped the city and nation. This sail is presented in partnership with the Liberty Fleet of Tall Ships . find out more
Boston viewed from the Harbor

Architecture Cruise

Step off dry land and head out onto the water to experience Boston like never before!

tour duration120 minutes
Step off dry land and head out onto the water to experience Boston like never before! This 2-hour tour offers spectacular views of historic and contemporary architecture along Boston Harbor, through the Charles River Locks, and the Charles River Basin. The tour - narrated by a Boston By Foot guide - includes landmarks such as the Customs House, the Hancock tower, and Old North Church. These are simply the best waterfront views of Boston and Cambridge! The boat has a cash bar where guests can purchase drinks: beer, wine, soda, and premium mixed drinks. Lights snacks including chips and pretzels are also available. Tickets are available online two weeks before a scheduled cruise date. Because of the cruise’s popularity, advance reservations are highly recommended. This tour is offered in partnership with the BSA Foundation and the Charles Riverboat Company . Professional continuing education credits are available for find out more