Everything you need to know to be an effective tour director or guide in Boston!

  • City History
  • Logistics, Lunch Spots, Bus Parking, Common Routes
  • Fun Facts, Numbers, Trivia
  • History, Architecture, Current Events, Movie Trivia, and more for over 100 sights!




By The Numbers
Boston Firsts
Neighborhoods & Logistics
Tips & Trick
Early Boston
The Revolutionary War
19th & 20th Centuries
Boston Nicknames


Downtown Freedom Trail

Boston Common
Public Garden
Park Street Church
Old Granary Burying Ground
Omni Parker House
King’s Chapel & Burying Ground
Giant Tea Kettle
Old City Hall
Irish Famine Memorial
Old Corner Bookstore
Boston Tea Party
The Great Fire of 1872
Old State House
The Boston Massacre

Faneuil Hall Area

Faneuil Hall
Samuel Adams Statue
Quincy Market
Custom House Tower
Broad Street Riots
Mayor Curley Statues
City Hall
Holocaust Memorial
Blackstone Block
The Big Dig

Back Bay & Fenway Park

Copley Square
Trinity Church
Hancock Tower
Fairmont Copley Hotel
Boston Public Library
Old South Church
Prudential Center
Christian Science Center
Symphony Hall
Berklee College of Music
Fenway Park

Beacon Hill

Massachusetts State House
Shaw Memorial
A South Slope Walk
Louisburg Square
The North Slope

The North End

North Square
Revere House
Garden Court Street
North End Food
Paul Revere Mall
Old North Church
Hull Street
Copp’s Hill Burying Ground
Great Brink’s Robbery
The Great Molasses Flood

Further Afield


History & Squares
Bunker Hill
Navy Yard
USS Constitution

Harvard & MIT

Harvard History
A Harvard Walk
MIT History & Tour

Lexington & Concord

The Buildup
The Midnight Ride
Lexington Common
British Retreat