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Road To Revolution

Ideal for history lovers and those interested in our nation’s Revolutionary past.

The Green Dragon Pub in Boston

Tour Description

Explore the makings of a revolution! From the Boston Massacre to Paul Revere’s midnight ride, the birth of the American Revolution happened on these very streets.

Hear the extraordinary stories preserved in the meetinghouses, halls and homes of Boston’s oldest neighborhoods.

On this tour, our most in-depth Freedom Trail tour, you’ll see many historic landmarks as you go back in time. You’ll see King’s Chapel, the Old North Church, the Old State House, the site of the Boston Massacre, the Paul Revere House and more.

Ideal for history lovers and those interested in our nation’s Revolutionary past. Our guides will gladly take you down the Road to Revolution on this fascinating tour!

Experience this tour in French or Mandarin!

Join us for select Road to Revolution tours without English translation
• Saturday, May 11, 2024 at 10:00 am: tour given in Mandarin
• Saturday, June 8, 20245 at 2:00 pm: tour given in Mandarin
• Saturday, July 13, 2024 at 10:00 am: tour given in French

Enjoy our language tours? Join us on select dates for North End: Boston’s Immigration Gateway in Italian or French, Beacon Hill in Italian, Art Architecture and Gardens in French, and Boston By Little Feet in German this season.

Tour Information

tour duration

120 minutes

tour distance

1.27 miles

tour terrain level 3

likely uneven surfaces and significant inclines

Public Tour Calendar

Private Tours

Boston By Foot private tours are perfect for family groups, school groups, corporate groups, university and alumni groups, people who wish to tour with their pets, and anyone looking for a more personalized tour experience.

Starting Location

Meet your guide at the corner of Tremont and Beacon Streets, in the plaza across the street from King's Chapel.

Finding Your Guide: All guides carry an 8×11 sign that says “Boston By Foot Walking Tours.”

Nearest Accessible MBTA Station: Park Street (Green & Red Lines) is 0.2 miles away

Ending Location

This tour ends in the general area of Copp's Hill.

Nearest Accessible MBTA Station: Haymarket (Green & Orange Lines) is 0.4 miles away

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