Old North Church, Boston

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Plan a visit to Old North Church

Whether you’re on a family vacation, touring Boston on a business trip, or planning an educational field trip, the Old North Church is a fantastic place to visit! It is perfect for groups, individuals, tourists, locals, and school children.

This historical site is located in Boston’s North End and is part of the Freedom Trail.

Everyone is also welcome to attend a Sunday worship service at
9am & 11am.

The History of The Old North Church

Christ Church, better known as The Old North Church, is an Episcopal congregation founded in 1722. It played a pivotal role in the beginning of the American Revolution.

One if by land, two if by sea

According to the website The Old North Foundation, on the evening of April 18, 1775, church sexton, Robert Newman, and Vestryman Capt. John Pulling, Jr. climbed the steeple and held high two lanterns as a signal from Paul Revere that the British were marching to Lexington and Concord by sea across the Charles River and not by land.

Old Church is Boston’s oldest surviving church building and most visited historical site. Each year, a half a million visitors make the trip to Boston to experience this unique and stirring monument to liberty.

Tours are available every 30 minutes

Old North Church offer Behind the Scenes tours everyday! It is a 30 minute tour that will take you to the historic bell tower and into the crypt below the church.  Register in the gift shop to reserve your spot. Tours are offered every half-hour (except 12:00 and 12:30pm) during regular visitors hours.

The Old North Church campus also includes the Printing Office of Edes & Gill and Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop. Don’t miss these interesting stops!

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