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Explore Boston

The Greater Boston Chapter is pleased to host several sightseeing options for Symposium attendees on Saturday and Sunday.

Join other Symposium attendees, speakers, guests and families and explore Boston with three exciting options! Register via the Greater Boston Chapter before August 1st.

Please meet in the Main Lobby - located on the 2nd Floor - to meet with the group prior to departure. Meeting times indicated below for each tour. Please dress for the weather.

Saturday, August 25 - Tour Cancelled

Newport Tour - 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Sunday, August 26

Morning Duck Tour - 10:00-11:20 a.m.
Meet in the lobby at 9:15 a.m.

Afternoon Duck Tour - Noon - 1:20 p.m.
Meet in the lobby at 11:15 a.m.

Ride an authentic World War II era duck and see the Boston sites. The tour starts at the Prudential Center and will return to the same location.

Sights include:

  • Boston Common/Public Gardens
  • Beacon Hill
  • Bunker Hill
  • King's Chapel
  • Cheers
  • Trinity Church
  • Boston Public Library
Cost is $35 per person. Maximum group size per tour is 20.

Afternoon Freedom Trail Walking Tour - 12:30-2:30 p.m.
Meet in the lobby at 12:20 p.m.

This 90-minute walking tour explores 11 of the 16 sites on the Freedom Trail. Walk along the red brick trail with an 18th century costumed guide who tells the stories that led to the birth of a nation. Geared to appeal to both history aficionados and the newly-minted history buff, the tour can be adapted for all audiences.

Cost is $13 per person. There is no tour maximum.

See you in Boston!

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