Travel — Massachusetts
Ghosts & Gravestones
and Fun Cultural/Theme Tours
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
Commences: Boston, MA
Boston Ghosts & Gravestones Tour
Join other adventure seekers and become an apprentice grave digger on an
entertaining tour through the darker side of Boston. A scary, fun and informative
frightseeing experience that is truly one-of-a-kind.
Boston Ghosts & Gravestones Tour and Fun Cultural/Theme Tours
Step aboard the trolley of the doomed and join
your host, a 17th Century grave digger, cursed with a sentence
of eternal damnation. This wretched
creature is doomed to travel the streets of Boston and relay the stories
of the unfortunate souls he encountered and the macabre events he had been
witness to during his purgatory.
Hear about Boston's most sinister characters - from the Angel
of Death to the king of all killers - the Boston Strangler. Learn
about all the haunts that call the "Hub" their home.
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But that's not all! Step inside two of the oldest
burying grounds in Boston for a walking tour you will never forget.
the significance of much of the imagery found in these 17th century
burial grounds and the famous and not so famous (but even more
interesting) occupants therein.
Visit Copp's Hill Burying Ground in the
North End, nestled atop the tallest point in one of Boston's
oldest historic districts.
Here you will visit the final resting place of Cotton Mather, a
man famous for his "intimate" involvement with the Salem
Then to the Granary Burying Ground where you will
visit the final resting places of many of the famous heroes of
the American Revolution including John Hancock, Paul Revere and
Remember that half of the tour is walking,
so comfortable shoes are recommended (so you don't become "dead" on
*Tours are Seasonal.
April/May: Fri, Sat & Sun
end May-end Oct: Daily
6pm, 7pm, 8pm, 9pm.
Tour departs Old Town Trolley Stop #1, Boston
Waterfront near New England Aquarium, next to the Marriott Longwharf
Hotel on the corner of Atlantic Ave and State St.
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