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With camera in hand, follow your guide, an expert photographer, through the picturesque neighborhood of Beacon Hill. Embrace its narrow streets and colonial sidewalks, which are lined with gas lamps and red brick homes, to look for that perfect picture.

Journey to this 18th-century neighborhood to learn how Beacon Hill got its name and hear fascinating stories about famous former residents, like Little Women author Louisa May Alcott.

Make your way to Acorn Street, believed to be one of the most photographed streets in the United States, and use your guide's expert advice to snap a few artistic photos on the way.

With camera in hand, follow your guide, an expert photographer, through the picturesque neighborhood of Beacon Hill. Embrace its narrow streets and colonial sidewalks, which are lined with gas lamps and red brick homes, to look for that perfect picture.

Journey to this 18th-century neighborhood to learn how Beacon Hill got its name and hear fascinating stories about famous former residents, like Little Women author Louisa May Alcott.

Make your way to Acorn Street, believed to be one of the most photographed streets in the United States, and use your guide's expert advice to snap a few artistic photos on the way.

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10 AM Tour

Duration 1h 30m Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees Walking along the picturesque streets of Beacon Hill is like an immersion into a 19th century English-inspired neighborhood. Learn how to take amazing pictures of Beacon Hill’s architecture that make time stand still.
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per adult
$40

Total price is $40, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

Beacon Hill Guided PhotoWalks Tour

Activity/Location

Robert Gould Shaw Memorial

Boston 02108

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Robert Gould Shaw Memorial

    24 Beacon Street Corner of Beacon and Park Streets

    Boston 02108


Highlights

  • Guided tour of historic Beacon Hill by a photography expert

  • Victorian-era architecture & 19th-century charm

  • Camera tips, shooting tricks & creative photo composition

  • Cobbled streets, brick sidewalks & antique gas lamps

  • Fascinating & engaging historical commentary


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Beacon Hill masterpieces

  • Digital copy of the PhotoWalks Guide to Creative Photography

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Camera


Know Before You Book

  • Children 9 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Maximum group size is 12 people.

  • Check-in is 10 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 72 hours before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Robert Gould Shaw Memorial, Boston, MA 02108, United States