Colonial Lantern Tours of Plymouth

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Boston Ghost & Legends Lantern Tour

This 90 minute ghost walking tour of Boston will fascinate you.
Learn about Boston's macabre past and its dark shrouded history of witches, executions, strange events, ghastly court records, and ancient tunnels. Long before the "BIG DIG" (The nick name of our underground highway project, which became the largest public works project in history) ghoulish creatures have been known to roam secret tunnels below Boston's north end.

Boston Ghost Tours
Hear spine tingling tales on the lantern tour.As you walk through the city by candle light through the dark alleys and little used corridors. You will discover another side of the city that most have never seen. SEE BOSTON BY NIGHT on this amazing and interesting tour.
Professional guides will walk you through the most historic parts of the city. Narrating the tour at certain points of interest, and answering your many questions along the way.
We would rarely cancel for the weather of any kind.
Although nothing about the tour is intended to be theatrical or frightening. The tales themselves you may find creep into your bones and may prevent you from sleeping. As you find that TRUTH IS STRANGER THAN FICTION.
The walking is an outdoor strenuous activity. Please be prepared to walk with the group. Dress appropriately for an outdoor activity. If you have any special needs just inform us of them, the tour is handicap accessible.

Tour times:

6:00 pm ( Fridays and Saturdays in October)
8:00 pm (7 days a week year round, rain or shine)

Ticket Prices

$25 adult
$20 senior or AAA
$15 children & students

Meeting Location:

Faneuil Hall Market Place
Entrance Building #8
Clinton Street Boston MA 02108


  • Historically based ghost lore and legends
  • Graveyard Tour
  • Make Your Own Grave Rubbing

Tour Boston on foot with your professional tour guides from Colonial Lantern Tours. See the Kings Chapel Burial Grounds, Granary Burial Ground, Old State House, Hancock Clark House, Boston Common, Faneuil Hall, The Massachusetts State House, 54th Regiment Civil War Memorial, Boston Athenaeum Library.

11am – 3pm – 5pm / Touring Time 90 minutes. / Length of Tour Approximately 1 mile/ Handicapped Access (Please inform us of any special needs at the time of your reservation)

Tour Starts at 90 Tremont Street Meet your guide just outside the Nine Zero Hotel. The hotel is not affiliated with the tour or the company Colonial Lantern Tours it is a Kimpton Hotel. You may make reservations through their concierge and pay just the $5.00 Reservation Deposit with balance due at the beginning of your tour.

This tour is about the stories not so much a ghost hunt. It is not a theatrical production or a work of fiction. These are based on actual accounts and records. You will find that truth is stranger than fiction. After the tour you may wonder why Salem is famous for witches, when you learn the little known tales of demonic possessions that happened right here in Boston. Travel no further; you have arrived at the core of the persecutions and executions for the crime of witchcraft.

During the tour each participant will get the opportunity to make a grave rubbing and take home their own piece of gravestone art work. (No gravestones will be damaged or molested during this procedure)

Ticket Prices:

$25 for Adults
$15 for Children
AAA/Senior Rate Just $20

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