History of Massachusetts Blog Colonial Tour

Looking for a fun trip to take this summer? Check out the History of Massachusetts Blog: Colonial Tour led by historian Dr. Robert Allison.

Dr. Allison is the Chair of the History Department at Suffolk University in Boston, and the author of several publications on American and Massachusetts colonial history, such as The American Revolution: A Concise History and A Short History of Boston.History of Massachusetts Blog Colonial Tour

This tour takes place July 1-8, 2018 and explores historic colonial sites in Boston, Charlestown, Lexington, Concord, Salem, Quincy and Plymouth, Massachusetts.

The historic sites, museums and attractions you will visit include:

Plimoth Plantation in Plymouth, Massachusetts
Pilgrim Hall Museum in Plymouth, Massachusetts
Pioneer Village in Salem, Massachusetts
Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts
The Freedom Trail in Boston, Massachusetts
Boston Tea Party Museum in Boston, Massachusetts
Museum of Fine Art in Boston, Massachusetts
Union Oyster House in Boston, Massachusetts
Buckman Tavern in Lexington, Massachusetts
Hancock-Clarke House in Lexington, Massachusetts
Munroe Tavern in Lexington, Massachusetts
Old North Bridge in Concord, Massachusetts
Bunker Hill Monument in Charlestown, Massachusetts
USS Constitution and Museum in Charlestown, Massachusetts
Fort Independence on Castle Island in Boston, Massachusetts
Peacefield in Quincy, Massachusetts and much more!

In addition, you’ll also have the option of attending a 4th of July concert by the Boston Pops as well as a performance of Aladdin at the Boston Opera House on July 3.

Other special activities include a clambake and lobster boil picnic on Castle Island, lunch at the Union Oyster House and a cruise of Boston Harbor.

Don’t miss out on this exciting tour of historic Massachusetts! There are only 16 spots available so get your tickets here or call Private Label tours at 833.758.6877 for details.

The full tour itinerary is available on travefy.com.

If you can’t take part in this tour but know someone who might be interested, please share this with them.

About Rebecca Beatrice Brooks

Rebecca Beatrice Brooks is the writer and publisher of the History of Massachusetts Blog. Rebecca is a freelance writer and history lover who got her start in journalism working for small-town newspapers in Massachusetts and New Hampshire after she graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. in journalism. Visit this site's About page to find out more about Rebecca.

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