Boston Movie Mile Walking Tour by On Location Tours

Join us on a tour of the famous Boston Movie Mile, the city's most filmed area. This unique and exciting walking tour is led by a local actor who will provide behind-the scenes filming details and endless entertainment knowledge. Your tour kicks off at the Boston Common, a 50-acre central park in the city. Boston Common, also the name of a NBC sitcom in the 90's, claims many notable landmarks such as the Boston Public Garden, Massachusetts State House, Brewer Fountain, Park Street Station (America's first subway station) and the Soldiers and Sailors Monument. Movies and TV shows filmed in the Boston Common include Cheers, The Departed, Ally McBeal, The Company Men, and Glory.

The Boston Movie Mile Walking Tour will lead you to over 30 area locations seen in The Thomas Crown Affair, Civil Action, Good Will Hunting, Boondock Saints, MTV's Real World, The Departed, Alex and Emma, Parent Trap, and more!

Activity Duration: 1.5 hours
Activity Available:
May 1-October 31: Thursdays & Saturdays at 2:30

Tour Highlights:

  • Sit on the famous park bench from Good Will Hunting.
  • Have a drink at the original Cheers™
  • See one of Jack Nicholson’s mob hangouts in The Departed.
  • Discover the street of the Blown Away car crash.

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Redemption Instructions
After purchase, please print you voucher and present to Boston Common Visitor Center on 139 Tremont St. upon tour time. Please contact the vendor at least 48 hours prior to your arrival to reconfirm tour schedule. There will be no admission allowed without a voucher. If you have forgotten your voucher, or are unable to print, please contact directly for assistance.