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BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS

Boston: Birthplace of American Liberty

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Program #5717RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
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Discover one of America’s most historic cities by retracing the steps of Samuel Adams, John Hancock, and Paul Revere. Learn how American independence was born in Massachusetts. Led by expert instructors, explore the city’s historic sites such as Faneuil Hall and Bunker Hill, beacons of Boston’s revolutionary past.


Highlights

• Explore with experts the Boston Massacre site, the Granary Burying Ground, the Old South Meeting House, and the Old State House.
• Visit Paul Revere’s home, in Boston’s historic North End neighborhood, and climb the bell tower at the Old North Church.
• Relive the first days of the Revolution at Old North Bridge, along the path from Lexington to Concord.

Program Notes

Public transportation and ferries used.

Activity Notes

Walking up to 2.5 miles per day; some cobblestones and hills.

Date Notes
9/28/2014
Historic, full service downtown hotel located steps from Boston Common.10/12/2014
Modest hotel in historic Charlestown Navy Yard with ferry to downtown Boston.

Coordinated by Road Scholar.


Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips
1 Performances

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4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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