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Old North Church & Historic Site

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300 Years of History. 2 Lanterns. 1 Revolution. Hear the story of Paul Revere’s ride and discover the church where the two famous signal lanterns were hung, launching the American Revolution! Go behind the scenes and tour the bell ringing chamber...more
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193 Salem St, Boston, MA 02113-1123
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+1 617-858-8231
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Reviewed yesterday

There are pictures and historical facts inside of the church which makes the church more interesting. You get to learn about the people in the 1700's and there is a timeline too.

Thank Thom B
Reviewed yesterday

Great History Lesson - well done Boston for retaining this Historic Sight in such an impeccable manner.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 3 days ago

The night before got online and still got tickets for the crypt and the belltower special tour. It was great and the guide was fantastic. Then went to the chocolate place, the gift shop and of course into the church itself.

Thank Birthday-Gal
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed our visit. Beautiful church with lots of history. The organ above was magnificent. Interesting views of the pews and what families used them.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 4 days ago

we visited the old north church a week ago. it was $8 or $10 to enter. you pay an extra $2 for the bell tower and crypt tour and since we thought it would be better, we paid the extra. the church has the history...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such a great stop-you know about the revolution, but to see it right there is amazing! It’s well preserved, accessible, and interesting even if you are not a history buff.

Thank Haley F
Reviewed 1 week ago

The park is under construction so you can't really enjoy it at the moment. The Church now charges for admission which was always free entrance with a suggested donation.

Thank bostonguy87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guides at the Old North are very informative about this iconic place in our history. We took the bell tour and crypt tour, and that was very interesting.

1  Thank TNVOL1985
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is physical part of History and the narrated tour is excellent. You are actually sitting in the church pews of history.

1  Thank leo j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the starting point for Paul Revere when he started his revolutionary ride. Quite a lot of the building is original.

1  Thank Virginia H
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sets in, make sure to stop by historic Paul Revere’s
home, and follow the Freedom Trail to Old North Church
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27 July 2017|
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Response from Z4584ZMmichaeln | Reviewed this property |
The Freedom Trail is 2.5 miles and if you stop at each of the historic sites to see them it takes 5-6 hours. The Old North Church can be seen in a self guided tour in 15-20 minutes. They do have a guided crypt and bell... More
2 September 2016|
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Response from GregC787 | Reviewed this property |
I think you answered your own question. I fully agree.
16 May 2015|
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Response from indonesianprincess13 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, after regular Sunday services.