New Bunker Hill Climbing Pass
From April 8 to June 30, for safe occupancy requirements, all visitors who climb the Bunker Hill Monument must first obtain a free climbing pass from the Bunker Hill Museum at 43 Monument Square. For groups of 10 or more, please call 617-242-5689.
Brochures and maps are available to provide a self-guiding experience in the park. Groups or individuals may walk Boston’s Freedom Trail to historical sites within the park including the Old South Meeting House, Old State House, Faneuil Hall, Paul Revere House, Old North Church, Granary Burial Grounds, Copps’ Hill Burial Grounds, Bunker Hill Monument and the Charlestown Navy Yard (where the USS Constitution is berthed).
For information on directions, bus parking, and other field trip logistics, check out our What to Know for a Field Trip page.
Did You Know?
The request to reserve Faneuil Hall on December 16, 1873, identified the event as a celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party. In truth, Suffragette Lucy Stone held the first women's suffragette meeting in the "Cradle of Liberty." She surprised many with her real agenda that day.