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Boston isn’t all tri-corner hats and tea parties.
This award-winning audio tour of Boston leads you down secret alleys and hidden paths — to the heart of the real Beantown. Authentic interviews with local Bostonians, original music and sound effects.

You’ll visit the former headquarters of the Boston Mafia, meet a Boston Mayor elected from a jail cell, and sip a cappucino with locals in the North End.
To get off the beaten path in Boston just download the audio tour to your iPod and listen as you walk.

Directions


1. View & print the map. (Click here)
2. Choose your download (see options below).
3. Walk to stop 1 on the map and press play.

The Tour Map


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The Voice Behind the Tour


4 local Bostonians guide you through their home town – showing you a side of Boston most tourists never get to see. Some of the narrators include:

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Michael Patrick MacDonald is the author of All Souls: a Family Story from Southie, winner of the American Book Award.
Luigi ‘Big Lou’ DeMarco is seriously Italian. His family owns Caffe Graffiti, a local hangout in the North End.
Dicky Barrett is lead singer of The Mighty Mighty Bosstones.

Tour Details


Tour Length: 1 hour
Tour Distance: 1 mile
Recommended Times: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Boston: Downtown