Thing to Do

Bunker Hill: Walking the Battlefield Tour

2 Rangers walking up a set of stairs to the Bunker Hill Monument.
Walk through the streets of Charlestown to see where the Battle of Bunker Hill took place.

Matt Teuten, Courtesy of National Parks of Boston

Go beyond the Monument grounds and explore parts of today's Charlestown neighborhood that comprised the rest of the Bunker Hill battlefield. Join a National Park Service Ranger as you learn about the Battle of Bunker Hill and imagine what Charlestown looked like in 1775.

This tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. The walk is approximately .75 miles long and includes a few hills. The walk begins outside the Lodge at the Bunker Hill Monument.

These tours have ended for the 2022 season. Check out our Bunker Hill webpage for videos and resources about the Battle of Bunker Hill and the Monument. 

45 Minutes
Guided Tours
Pets Allowed
Entrance fees may apply, see Fees & Passes information.

The tour begins outside the Lodge at the Bunker Hill Monument.


Stay tuned for information on tours for the 2023 season.

From July 1 to October 9, 2022, these tours are ofered Wednesday - Sunday at 2:00 p.m.

Accessibility Information

This walking tour covers approximately .75 miles. Some of the path is uneven and the walk includes a few hills.

Boston National Historical Park

Last updated: January 17, 2023