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The Hub of Literary America Walking Tour
This literary tour highlights the homes and haunts of prominent Victorians who made Boston the epicenter of American Letters.
By the mid-nineteenth century, Boston had earned the nickname “The Athens of America”, as an important center for literature and as home to many of America's greatest writers. It was the launch pad of American Romanticism, Transcendentalism, the Fireside Poets, and American Realism. Co-sponsored by the Boston Literary District, this literary tour highlights the homes and haunts of such prominent Victorians as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry David Thoreau, Louisa MayView more
Free for children under 6, $8.00 for children 6 and over, $15.00 for adults. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Go to https://www.bostonbyfoot.org/tours/Literary_Landmarks and click on "Select A Date" to choose your preferred date and purchase tickets.
School and Washington Streets, Boston, MA 02108