Boston Civil War Tours

Learn how the city that ignited the American Revolution led the country
in the fight to Abolish  Slavery and to Save the Union

Hear the Boston stories of John Wilkes Booth, Louisa May Alcott,
Jefferson Davis and Frederick Douglas

Enjoy Civil War Boston during a 90-minute historic walk

2016 Schedule

Fridaythrough Sunday, April 8 through July 5 2:30 pm.

* June 11, no 2:30 tour, 5 pm instead.

Patriots Day, Memorial Day, July 4th and 5th 2:30 pm.

Every Friday in June 5:30 p.m. tour.

2016 Tour Information
and Directions



Tours Run Rain or Shine

Private Tours

Boston Civil War Tour

If you have a voucher you do not need to use book tours.


The Civil War on Beacon Hill Tour

(Private Tour Only)

The Robert Gould Shaw Memorial
Holmes Alleyway on the Underground Railroad
The Home of Louisa May Alcott
Park Street Church
Visit Kennedy Tour to learn more about a tour of Kennedy-related Boston sites.