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We have recently moved our offices and several phone issues are still being resolved. If you do not reach someone by phone and can not leave a voicemail, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and leave your contact information and we will call you back.
Fees & Reservations
Ranger Guided Tours
There is no fee for Ranger guided tours.
To reserve a spot for the Black Heritage Trail® Tour, please call: (617) 742-5415.
The Museum of African American History
Our partner, the Museum of African American History charges an entrance fee which supports the maintenance of the historic Abiel Smith School. The Abiel Smith is located at 46 Joy Street, on Beacon Hill. The fee structure is as follows:
Adults- $5, Senior Citizens - $3, 12-18 Years Old - $3, Children under 12 - Free, Museum Members - Free.
This is payable at the Museum Store located in the Abiel Smith School.
If you will need an American Sign Language interpreter, please contact the Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing with enough time to properly accommodate your group.
Phone: (800) 882-1155
TTY: (800) 530-7570
Fax: (617) 740-1880
Did You Know?
Abolitionist/ Doctor/ Lawyer John S. Rock called the North Slope of Beacon Hill home. Rock became the first African American permitted to practice law in front of the Supreme Court in 1865.