Reviews & Ratings

101 ratings
4.6 average rating
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1 review
1 stars
attended Aug 24 2011

We really enjoyed this tour of the North End. Michelle is incredibly knowledgeable, and her passion for history made the tour memorable.

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51 reviews
169 stars
attended Aug 30 2013

The North End tour was thoroughly enjoyable. Our guide, Michelle, knew the neighborhood and the neighbors well. That was quite evident from the many interactions and salutations she enjoyed from the locals. We received great historical detail,...continued

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4 reviews
3 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

It was a great tour. The day we went we had only three people and thus almost a private tour. The guide was from France and knew just about everything about the North end. Even gave recommendations for restaurants and where to find the best...continued

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 28 2012

The tour included very interesting somewaht unknown history of the beginnings of Boston and the different cultures who lived in the North End.
The tour guide was very knowledgeable. She did have a French accent that sometimes was difficult to...continued

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1 review
1 stars
attended Sep 07 2013

The NorthEnd tour was very enjoyable and our guide, Michelle, was quite knowledgeable and made the tour most interesting. She told many stories about the origins of the Northn End and its ethnic historical development, including some of the...continued

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209 events
65 reviews
10 stars
attended Jun 16 2012

OUTSTANDING tour guide - she IS the walking tour! The only thing that beats her knowledge of the North End is her amazing enthusiam for the subject. Please tip her generously, she deserves it!

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34 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 09 2012

The tour leader, Joann, is outstanding! Her enthusiasm, knowledge of the North End area including it's architecture, colonial and contemporary history and the "players" associated with the area is extraordinary. She talked about the founding...continued

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20 reviews
5 stars
attended Apr 13 2013

Although it became a cold day for walking, our group and guide were filled with enthusiasm for the North End. Michelle, our guide, was from France but had a great passion for Boston history and told lots of interesting stories to share with a...continued

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17 reviews
11 stars
attended Jul 31 2011

Learned a lot about the North End during this tour. Tour guide was informative and charming. Only criticism was that we asked to see evidence of the Jewish presence in the North End and she said she would show us where the houses of worship were,...continued

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10 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 09 2012

This was so much fun. I have lived in Massachusetts for my entire life and did not know half of the information. Our guide, Joanne, was so enthusiastic about the city and answered all our questions. It really gave me an even greater...continued

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7 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 06 2013

Michelle was an excellent tour guide. She was knowledgeable and clearly had an appreciation for the neighborhood.

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6 reviews
0 stars
attended May 25 2013

Although I live less than an hour from Boston, I've spent very little time in the city. I thought this tour would be a good way to begin getting to know my capital city better. It was rainy and chilly the day our tour was scheduled but we dressed...continued

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Lisa Tam
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6 reviews
0 stars
attended May 03 2014

Michelle is a great tour guide. Learned some very interesting facts and history. Will definitely check out her other tours when available.

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6 reviews
3 stars
attended Jul 03 2011

Very enjoyable and informative

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6 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 14 2012

We were able to understand the changes that have happened in the North End since the 1600's; it has not always been home for the Italians. Our tour guide was friendly, knowledgeable, and fun.

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5 reviews
2 stars
attended May 02 2014

The Best North End Boston Tour I have ever been on . Michele , the tour guide shared some remarkable little know facts about the history and the people of the North End since the 1700's . I heard things and saw things that I had never known or...continued

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5 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 12 2013

This was a wonderful tour packed with detailed historical information. As a history buff and lover of Boston, our guide Michelle brought life and color into the stories of fortune and squalor, and made for a memorable afternoon. Highly recommended.

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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 25 2012

I live in the Boston area and do many waqlking tours. This tour was the BEST.Michelle, the leader, was absolutley fantastic.
We learned many entertaining and fascinating tidbits about the North eND. i WOULD GO AGAIN.

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4 reviews
0 stars
attended May 04 2013

It was very good and I learned a lot about Boston I never new! My friend and I had a private tour! I hight recommend this tour

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4 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 30 2013

It's a fun tour especially on a crisp spring day. Michelle is a great guide and knows her North End stuff well.

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