Beacon Hill Crime Tour

What to expect
  • Travel back in time to relive the darker moments of Beacon Hill's history
  • Visit significant locations from the Boston Strangler's infamous killing spree on a guided walk
  • Hear stories from your guide about the pursuit and eventual capture of this crazy killer
  • See the homes of various Strangler victims, and the jail where he would eventually end up
The swanky, gas-lit streets of Beacon Hill are among the most beautiful in all of Boston, but beneath the neighborhood's genteel veneer lies a sinister past. Join this walking tour to visit the infamous stomping grounds of the Boston Strangler, one of the city's most notorious serial killers, who terrorized its citizens during a gruesome 18 month killing spree. Step back in time to visit the crime scenes and meet the the victims, the madmen, and the detectives who hunted him down -- all while exploring the beautiful streets of Boston's Beacon Hill. Come relive some of the most terrifyingly captivating moments in the city's hidden dark history.

Note: Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. This tour still operates in poor weather, so please dress appropriately for the conditions of the day. A max of 5 people can book at a time as per our partner's strict group booking policy. As this tour is no cost upfront, you have the opportunity to name your price depending on how you value the tour, and tips are always welcomed! This tour works on the honor system, so please understand that if you make a reservation and don't show up without 24 hour notice, future tours will be placed on stand-by status.
Key Highlights
Price Free!
Duration / Session 2 hours
# Sessions 1
Rating 15 positive reviews
Cancellation must be given at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour. Failure to do so will result in future bookings being placed on stand-by status.

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