Events downtown

May 29

Old Port Historic Walking Tour Monument Square | Monument Square 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Old Port Historic Walking Tours – Explore the Old Port’s rich history and places of interest from 1632 to present in this 2 hour exciting walking tour and historical adventure for all members of the family with over 50 historic stops including historical landmarks, architecture, and monuments. We will also discuss famous/legendary people of the area, prohibition and how it all started in the Old Port, some of the hottest restaurants and craft beer bars, the best places for craft beer tastings, waterfront history, the Old Port’s biggest fires, Underground Railroad, shopping, real estate history, and much more!

Walking tours are available April through October (year-round for private/group tours). Old Port Holiday Tours are also available.

Your Tour Guide, Leigh Rush Olson, has a BA in history from C.U.N.Y Brooklyn College and is a Portland History Docent, as well as a Portland native. You’re in good hands!

Meet at Monument Square (directly across the street from the Portland Public Library on Congress Street) in downtown Portland, Maine. Advanced tickets required at ticketweb.com or by calling ticketweb toll free at 1-866-468-3399. $25 per person. If you would like to speak with the Tour Guide directly about the tour for particular questions, please email leigholson@historicworkouts.com or call 646-845-9714. Ticket sales turn off two hours before the tour. Kids 16 and under are free with paying adult.

Private tours with special group rates are available year round, any day of the week, upon request. Private tour tickets are not available via TicketMaster or TicketWeb so please call your Tour Guide, Leigh Olson, directly at 646-845-9714 or email leigholson@historicworkouts.com for more information.