Starting on Beacon Street near the Shaw Memorial, follow your guide, an expert photographer, through Boston’s upscale Beacon Hill neighborhood. Admire charming narrow streets and brick sidewalks lined with gas lamps and hidden houses. Federal-style row houses dominate this 18th-century neighborhood that’s rich in history and displays elegant architecture.
With your camera in hand, discover the gems that make Beacon Hill sparkle and hear some stories about famous residents who once lived there, like Little Women author Louisa May Alcott. Learn how Beacon Hill got its name and the common theme that the street names share. Snap photos of sites you see and receive creative photography tips from your guide on how to make your photos look great.
Stroll through the narrow cobblestone lane of Acorn Street, said to be one of the most photographed streets in the US. Journey to Louisburg Square, a residential square that features Greek Revival-style homes reflecting the rarefied tastes of the upper class in the 19th century.
You'll leave this tour with a plethora of amazing photos of historical Beacon Hill to show off to your friends!
What to expect
- Photograph Boston’s upscale Beacon Hill neighborhood on a photography tour and see its iconic sites
- Stroll through narrow cobblestone streets and squares as you learn basic photography techniques
- Hear fascinating stories about famous residents who once lived in Beacon Hill
- Leave with a plethora of amazing photos of the historical Beacon Hill to show off to your friends
About this Activity
|Price||$40.00 per guest|
|Duration / Session||90 min|
There are no refunds; All sales are final.