1 - 2 Hours
One Per Person
At Your Own Pace
Welcome to the Bunker Hill Monument Tour
Relive the famous Battle of Bunker Hill with this thrilling tour of the Bunker Hill Monument. Stroll around this urban park as you listen to a blow-by-blow rendition of the battle that defined the American Revolution. Hear about Colonel William Prescott’s heroism, the British commanders’ critical errors, and the bravery of America’s ragtag militiamen. Then, climb to the top of the monument itself for incredible views of Boston!
About the Tour
Your journey will begin at the Bunker Hill Monument in Boston. There, you’ll learn about the construction of the monument and the organization behind it before beginning your tour of the park.
Next, stop at the statue of Colonel William Prescott and hear why this man was so integral to the American resistance during the battle. After that, you’ll circle the park, getting different views of the monument and the city of Boston as you listen to a dramatic recounting of the battle itself.
Hear about the arrival of the colonists and their risky overnight fortification-building. Be a fly on the wall when the British commanders realized what was taking place and formulated their plan of attack. And listen to a blow-by-blow account of the British assaults on the colonial lines, which turned this into one of the bloodiest days of the Revolutionary War.
Tour Starting Address: 43 Monument Sq, Charlestown, MA 02129
Preview the Tour
Col William Prescott Audio Story
Dawn at Bunker Hill Audio Story
Changing travel date? No worries! All individual tours come with lifetime validity.
The tour works offline, so you do not need your phone network to enjoy the tour. However, we suggest you download the tour on WiFi at your home, hotel, visitor center, etc., before heading out for a completely immersive experience.
Not an Entry Ticket
This is not an entry ticket to any of the attractions along the way.
Carry a Portable Phone Charger
We Recommend carrying a portable power bank to avoid running out of charge during your tour.
How many tours should I buy?
Since this is a walking tour, we suggest you buy one tour per person for the best experience.
What do we do?
Action Tour Guide is an audio guide, map, and tour book – all in one app! We are a GPS-enabled app-based tour that narrates information based on your location right on your phone. You can experience our driving and walking tours at your own pace and literally at any time of the day!