Events downtown

Jul 25

Old Port Historic Walking Tour Monument Square | Monument Square 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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*UPDATE* – We stay 6 feet apart on all tours and I wear a microphone. Let’s get out and get some fresh air and learn Portland’s rich history! We got this! Best in health – Leigh Rush Olson, Founder of Historic Workouts

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! Walking tours are available April through October (year-round for private/group tours). Old Port Holiday Historic Walking 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 or by calling ticketweb toll free at 1-866-468-3399. $20 per person. If you would like to speak with the Tour Guide directly about the tour for particular questions, please email 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 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 for more information.

There are public bathrooms directly across the street from Monument Square at the Portland Public Library for your convenience. Please note that parking meters throughout Portland are only about 1-2 hours, so it’s best to use the public parking garage directly next to Monument Square.

Cancellation policy – Refunds of face value of the ticket will be given with at least 24 hours written notice. No exchanges. Ticketweb service fees are non-refundable. All tours run rain, snow, or shine.