Running Tour of Boston’s Freedom Trail

FullSizeRender(1)Give your brain and body a workout with the Free Tours By Foot Running Tour.

This 1.5 hour tour will cover Boston’s Freedom Trail and more then 400 years of history. The tour begins on the beautiful Boston Common and makes its way past the most historic sights in the city. At several points along the tour, the group will stop and discuss important aspects of Boston’s History. The tour is led by expert tour guide and avid runner Christian VanDerslice. The pace is moderate (8 to 10 minute mile) and suitable for all levels of runner. The distance is approximately 3 miles.  Lace up your sneakers, burn some calories and see Boston the best way… foot.


Sites we cover on the Running Tour of Boston’ Freedom Trail:

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  • Massachusetts State House
  • Park Street Church
  • Granary Burying Ground
  • King’s Chapel
  • Old South Meeting House
  • Old Corner Bookstore
  • Old State House
  • Boston Massacre Site
  • Faneuil Hall
  • and much more!

Reservations: REQUIRED. Click here to reserve. Groups of 6 or more must contact us before booking.

Where: Outside the Park St. T Station on the eastern edge of Boston Common (map). Tour ends at Faneuil Hall.

Duration: Approximately 1.5 hours. Tour distance is 3 miles.

When: View our full tour schedule.  We often add additional dates and times to what is listed below.

  • Jan. to April:  No tours
  • April to October: Fridays and Sundays 8am
  • Oct. to Dec.:  No tours

Cost: This tour is free to take, and you get to decide what, if anything, the tour was worth when it’s done. A name-your-own-price tour is a tour for anyone’s budget.

Save even more money with a Boston tourist discount pass.