Events downtown

Feb 13

Old Port Valentines Holiday Historic Walking Tour Monument Square | Moneument Square 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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LOVE is in the refreshing and salty Old Port air! 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… come see why people from all over the world fall in love with Portland’s breathtaking Old Port!

Did you know that every year, since the 1970’s, the “Valentine’s Day Bandit” pins up 8×10 hearts all over the Old Port on Valentin’es Day? Where will the bandit strike again? It’s always exciting to see where the bandit strikes throughout the Old Port! This tour has 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!

Meet at Monument Square in Portland, Maine (directly across the street from the Portland Public Library). Tour starts at 11AM and finishes approximately at 1:00PM. Advanced tickets required at or by calling the ticketweb toll free number at 1-866-468-3399. $25 per person. Ticket sales turn off 2 hours before the tour. Kids 16 and under are free with paying adult.

Private tours with special group rates are available. Call 646-845-9714 or email for more information.