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Boston: History Tour of Cambridge, Concord and Lexington

Product ID: 205150
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Follow the Battle Trail through Cambridge, Lexington, and Concord where George Washington, Jonathan Parker, and the Minutemen changed the future of American history. Visit Louisa May Alcott's family home and pass the houses of renowned authors.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Pickup included

Most downtown Boston hotels
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Old North Bridge, the site of the "shot heard 'round the world"
  • Follow the Battle Trail of the American Revolution in Boston
  • Stand on Lexington Green, where 77 minutemen stood their ground
  • Visit the family home of famous author, Louisa May Alcott
Full description
Start your journey along the Battle Trail and see American History come alive. In Boston, travel past the prestigious universities of MIT and Harvard located just across the river in Cambridge. View Cambridge Common, where Washington took command of the Continental Army and drive along Tory Row past the home of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

Stand on the Lexington Green, where Captain Johnathan Parker and 77 Minutemen stood their ground against 700 of England's finest regulars, signaling the start of the American Revolutionary War.

In Concord, journey past the homes of renowned authors Hawthorne, Alcott, and Emerson as you make your way to the Old North Bridge where the embattled farmers stood and fired the "Shot heard round the world". Starting May 19, pay a visit to Orchard House, the family home of Louisa May Alcott who wrote the famous American novel Little Women.
Includes
  • Live commentary
  • Admission to Louisa May Alcott's house (starting May 19th)
What’s Not Included
  • Optional gratuities
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Gray Line Boston & Cape Cod

Product ID: 205150