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Welcome to Boston!

We Bostonians take great pride in our city and its rich history, doing our best to preserve the sites and structures that have played an important role in the story of America. For over 40 years, Old Town Trolley has provided Boston sightseeing tours highlighting the best of the city.

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Boston Old Town Trolley 40 anniversary logoJoin us in honoring our 40-year legacy as Boston’s Original Storyteller!

As we mark our 40th Anniversary as Boston’s Original Storyteller, we reflect on our legacy. For generations, we’ve transported locals and visitors through the rich tapestry of Boston’s history, highlighting its transformation. From colonial landmarks to modern marvels, Old Town Trolley has been there to showcase the best of Boston first, making every ride a memorable journey through time. Join us as we celebrate this milestone all year long.


“Hop aboard one of our trolleys and you’ll experience Transportainment®, a delightful combination of transportation and entertainment.”

Our friendly conductors narrate the tour with a fascinating and fun mix of trivia and humorous stories. It will be our pleasure to guide you through the city known as “the Cradle of Liberty” on one of our orange and green trolleys.

Old Town Trolley Tours is the best way to see the city. Because we cover the entire city, you can avoid costly parking and city driving. The tour is also designed so that you can hop on and off and explore the Best Places to See in Boston. With frequent pickups at all our stops, this helps you avoid walking long distances.

“One of the 10 best hop-on hop-off tours in the world”

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Here are just a few reasons why Old Town Trolley is the Best Sightseeing Tour in town:

  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Most frequent hop on & off all day tour of Boston
  • Ride up high without worrying about the weather
  • Start your Boston tour at any of our convenient stops
  • More than 100 Points of Interest
  • Boston’s most comprehensive tour fully narrated by our expert tour conductors

Your ticket includes:

  • 50% off Historic Harbor Cruise*
  • $10 off Ghosts & Gravestones Tour*
  • $6 off admission to Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum*
  • $5 off admission to Boston Summer Nights Tour & Charles River Cruise* (May 24 – September 2, 2024)
  • 50% off admission at The Sports Museum*
*Applies to standard trolley pass. Pass is non-transferable. Other restrictions may apply. Pass discounts have no cash value and are not refundable and non-transferable. Historic Harbor Cruise and Boston Summer Nights Tour & Charles River Cruise operate seasonally. Sports Museum: Must be redeemed within 48 hours from the day your Old Town Trolley Tour was taken. Please present your Trolley receipt at Sports Museum Information Desk. No need to book in advance. Check hours of operations and tour times. May not be combined with any other promos, offers or discounts. 5% city fee charged at time of purchase.

“With your trolley ticket, you’ll receive our free full color map and the chance to purchase our Essential Guide book for $5 with all our stops & things to do at each one!”

In order to give you a real taste of the city, our Hop On Hop Off Boston Tour covers all the major areas including Downtown, Beacon Hill, Back Bay, the Theater District, and the Waterfront District. Stand on the very ground where Samuel Adams, James Otis, and other revolutionary leaders urged their fellow colonials to fight for liberty in Faneuil Hall. See the spot where the Boston Massacre occurred just outside the Old State House. Walk along the Boston Harbor where the Redcoats marched ashore in 1768.

trolley-stop-storeOld Town Trolley Tours also makes 4 exclusive stops: The Historic North End, North Station, Boston Convention & Exposition Center, and the Seaport District. Explore the Paul Revere House, the Old North Church, and Copp’s Hill Burying Grounds in the North End. Check out the impressive architecture of the Boston Convention Center and the Institute of Contemporary Art. Look for the orange and green trolleys for the best sightseeing tour in town!

There’s no better way to see all of Boston
than with Old Town Trolley Tours.

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