Portland, Maine: 2-Hour Guided History Tour


Walk through Portland's exciting old town. This 2-hour guided tour is packed with historic landmarks and commentary from a local history expert.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    2 hour


  • Highlights
    • Immerse yourself in 200 years of history of Portland, Maine
    • Learn from an expert guide about the founding of Portland
    • Explore multiple iconic landmarks on this 2.5-hour tour
    • Indulge in a sweet local treat at the end of the tour
  • Full description
    Meet your local guide, a history lover who will bring the stories and facts from Portland’s past alive throughout the tour. Starting on Commercial Street, walk through the cobble stone streets of the historic Old Port, downtown, and waterfront areas. 

    Some of the locations that may be featured as part of the tour include the lobster statue, the home of Henry Wadsworth-Longfellow, the Eastern cemetery, the Abyssinian Church, and more. Your tour will finish on a sweet note with a local treat.
  • Includes
    • 2-hour walking tour
      Services of a professional tour guide
      Local taxes and fees
  • Exclude
    • Food and drinks