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From its colonial beginnings and puritanical past, Boston has become the favorite place for many to celebrate the Holiday's each year, and there is no better way to experience the season than aboard an Old Town Trolley Holiday Sights & Festive Nights Tour!
Visiting Boston is great at any time of the year, but this year, winter just got even better. You'll be able to take in the fun and merriment of the holiday season from your front row seat as our festive storytellers share tales of past, present and future celebrations.
Your costumed, character guide will show you all of the significant sites associated with Boston’s rich festive past. Hear the stories of what Christmas was like when the Colonists first arrived, Charles Dickens’ own stay at the Omni Parker House, and how current-day Boston celebrates its festive nights.
A Dickensian Adventure on the Holiday Sights & Festive Nights Trolley Tour:
Our journey begins with a “Dickens of an adventure.” As we traverse the city, you’ll learn about Christmas in the time of the Colonists and even Charles Dickens’ stay at the Omni Parker House. See how contemporary Boston celebrates the festive season.
Make a stop at the Boston Common, where the magic of the holidays comes to life. You’ll witness our famous ice-skating rink and discover the fascinating history behind Boston’s annual Christmas tree from Halifax, Nova Scotia. This is a fantastic opportunity for a family photo that captures the holiday spirit.
Relax as we take you down Charles Street, one of Boston’s most historic thoroughfares. Let its elegant decorations transport you to holidays of the past. Learn about the renowned writers and artists who called this street home and even the Royal family’s Christmas stroll in the winter of 2022.The Holiday Sights & Festive Nights Trolley Tour promises an unforgettable experience where past, present, and future holidays converge for your enjoyment.