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Transportation for groups, singles or couples.

Transportation
Transportation & Tours Bus rental rates for charter bus transportation are provided to group leaders. Vehicles accommodate up to 55 persons. Request a quote. Sightseeing tours The Gray Line brand we offer provides  a variety of one day tours of Boston and New England. The fully narrated, guided tours depart on a regular schedule. You can purchase tickets here to reserve your seat, choose...

Walking the Boston Underground Railroad is like this.

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When the word went out on Beacon Hill "SLAVE CATCHERS FROM THE SOUTH ARE DOWN ON CHARLES STREET," abolitionists knew what to do. About 600 families lived on Beacon Hill at the time and most were black households. They had prepared tunnels between homes and back alleyways a slave catcher would not dare to explore because they were dark, ...

Fun Free Fridays no cost admittance to Massachusetts Cultural Attractions every Friday

Free Fun Friday
Fun Free Fridays  is a no cost admittance program funded by the Highland Street Foundation. Families and individuals get in for free at select Massachusetts cultural institutions on Fridays while passes last. For a museum of cultural institution to be listed, the organization must be known to one of the trustees of the foundation and that persons advocates. Organizations can...

Staff retreats help businesses retain workers and share values.

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Too bad some companies have so many employees that  they can't take everybody on executive retreats. Hold on! Why can't everybody go? Companies are a collection of work groups. Motorcoach buses seat 55 persons, some school buses seat 70. If your company institured a  retreat-to-rewind policy for all employees, the workgroups can figure out their own retreat needs. We'll put travelers with...

Black heritage sites welcome tourists and visitors with content that matters.

Black site is not a label Fenway Park carries well, I would say, but then again, take another look here. Do you know the ball player in the photo?He has a "monument" at Fenway.  A bridge was named after him near the park. Fenway Park restaurants sold sub sandwiches with his name on them.     His name is? ______________________ AfroAmericanNHS...

4th of July celebrations and free things to do

Lighthouses on Cape Cod
After July 4th Fireworks, these events are on   Museums, galleries and institutions offering free of charge admission. One Full Day Sightseeing Tours $79 per person - The Battle Trail tour This fully narrated and guided tour follows the route of Paul Revere through Cambridge, Lexington & Concord, Visit Lexington Green and the North Bridge in Concord and see the sites that sparked...

Where to Go Now

Oaks Bluff ferry station
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National Black Doll Museum in Massachusetts welcomes doll lovers.

National Black Doll Museum Massachusetts
The National Black Doll Museum of exhibit collection includes 6200 dolls of color with 2700 dolls displayed. The attraction is located at 288 N. Main Street approximately 40 miles south of Boston Proper in the town of Mansfield Massachusetts. CLICK FOR TRANSPORTATION There are seven permanent galleries, a replica African “Dogon “ hut , replica slave girth w’ 700+ dolls, a sports...

Boston Black Heritage trail tours

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Boston Black Heritage Trail Tours of Boston’s #BlackHeritageTrail are free. It is a terrific walking tour beginning at the 54th Regiment Robert Gould Shaw memorial across from the Massachusetts state house at the corner of Beacon and Park Street. Come prepared to climb the hills. Blacks were the predominant population on Beacon Hill before the year 1900. You'll see the...

Black Heritage Trail NH moves to new Portsmouth location

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The Black Heritage Trail of NH (BHTNH) has moved to a new location at 280 Marcy Street in the old South Meeting House in Portsmouth’s historic South End, effective April 1, 2018. AboutBlackBoston.org offers group tours to black attractions and leisure destinations in New England. The Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire is a great place to visit. Buy tickets.  The...