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The Underground Railroad - Beacon Hill

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About the Tour

Travel with the Conductor of the underground railroad, Harriet Tubman, as she guides you through he streets and alleys of Beacon Hill uncovering its hidden underground railroad stations.

The tour starts at the Charles Street meeting house on Charles Street and makes it's way through the heart of Bacon Hill. You'll discover the stories of the bravest people to ever walk these streets and you'll hear how they stood up to injustice and fought for the freedoms of all people.

Be prepared for a historical an emotional experience.

Listen to the tour introduction to meet your guide.

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Listen to the Intro

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You'll see the stops on the underground in Beacon Hill and discover the stories of the station masters that lived there.

The Charles Street Meeting House
The Lewis Hayden Home
The First Integrated School in Boston
Charles Sumner's Birthplace
Vilna Shul
John Coburn's Gaming House
The Hidden Holmes Alley
The African American Meeting House
Forgotten Underground Railroad Stops

And much more!

Tour Distance

.8 Miles

Tour Length

45 to 55 Mins

Starts at

Charles Street Meeting House

Ends at

African American Meeting House

It's Tour Time!  How to purchase the tour:

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Why Choose WalknTours?

Go at your own pace and schedule.   WalknTours allows you ditch the tour group and explore on your own, anytime, 24/7.  


All our tours are professionally researched, written, narrated and produced (sound effects/music) to make the story come to life.   All our tours are produced in house allowing for consistently great experiences.

  • We guarantee you'll love it or your money back.  

  • Go at your own pace and schedule.  

  • Profressionally researched, narrated and edited experiences.  

  • Our patented solo walking tour technology (U.S. Patent No.10,959,0510)  

  • Listen again after taking the on location tour

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