• Colonial Boston Map, Faneuil Hall and the Charlestown Navy Yard skyline


    National Historical Park Massachusetts

Mobile App

Google Play QR

QR Code for use with an Android device. This is a direct link to the Android Marketplace for download. This is a Free Application.

Click here for the Android app.

Apple iTunes QR

QR Code for use with iPhone and iPad. This is a direct link to the iTunes store for download. This is a Free Application.

Click here for the iPhone & iPad app.

App Menu

App Menu

The official app for Boston National Historical Park and Boston African American National Historic Site has arrived! On your next visit to Boston, use it to explore the "Trails to Freedom" and to help create your own, special experience of Historic Boston.

Site Information

Site Information

The app will provide you with information on important historic sites in Boston. It will also provide visiting hours and information on each of these sites.

Interactive Maps

Interactive Maps

The app will provide maps of both Boston's Freedom Trail® and Black Heritage Trail®. If you find a site you'd like to visit, in depth walking directions and estimated travel times are provided. Just by tapping "Locate Me" you will always know where you are.

Create Your Own Tour

Create Your Own Tours

With this app you have many choices. You can choose thematic tours, ranger picks, or even build your own!

Did You Know?

Revere's Boston Massacre print

When the Boston Massacre monument was erected on Boston Common in the 1880s, the president of The Massachusetts Historical Society protested, "The crown of the martyr should not be placed on the brow of the ruffian." Come to think of it, John Adams didn't speak too highly of the victims either.