Freedom Trail Audio Tour

Bronze sidewalk marker medallion with words The Freedom Trail Boston. Weathervane bas relief is in center.
Freedom Trail Medallion

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The Freedom Trail® is an iconic symbol of Boston. Its red brick line snakes through some of the oldest parts of the City. Use the map and the stop list below to explore and listen to stories about each site.

The content can be used as a completely virtual tour, or as your own Park Ranger to take along as you walk the Trail. Many choose to begin at Boston Common and follow the trail, but you can explore in person or virtually in any order you wish. If you would like to download the entire tour ahead of your visit, download the official NPS App for free! Search "Boston National Historical Park" and look for "The Freedom Trail®" under "Self-Guided Tours." See instructions at the bottom of the page.

Total run time of all 23 audio clips: 94 minutes, 28 seconds.

Freedom Trail Audio Tour - Español


Download this tour and discover many more using the free NPS App!

How to find the Freedom Trail Tour on the NPS App

  1. Download the free NPS App from your preferred app store
  2. Tap "Find a Park" and search "Boston National Historical Park"
  3. Select "Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts," which will take you to the park homepage on the App
  4. Tap "Self-Guided Audio Tours"
  5. Select "The Freedom Trail"

Learn More...

Interested in reading about the stories highlighted in this tour? Check out our History & Culture page to explore more.

Last updated: December 20, 2023

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Boston National Historical Park
21 Second Ave

Charlestown, MA 02129


617 242-5601

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