Meet your historian-guide in the morning and start your 3-hour walking tour near Blackstone Block, a network of alleyways and structures in an area that John Hancock once called home. Hear intriguing accounts of the important role that Boston’s North End played in American history, including the American Revolution and the Boston Tea Party.
Gaze at the 18th-century buildings still standing, and follow your guide into a labyrinth of colonial-era streets. Discover Haymarket, one of the oldest outdoor markets where many locals still purchase their groceries.
Hear about how the city’s shipping industry developed over time and how longshoremen (dock workers) came to call the North End home. The area began with African slaves and then received influx of Irish, Italian, Portuguese and Jewish immigrants.
After your walking tour, grab a bite to eat at one of the many Italian restaurants — the North End is known for exquisite Italian cuisine!
Please note: A minimum of two people per booking is required.