A Walk Through Time Tour in Portland
Curious about Portland's history with railroads, fires, wars, famous poets and Hollywood producers? Join us for a Walk Through Time! This tour begins on Commercial Street and continues for 2 hours through the historic Old Port, downtown and waterfront areas, sharing highlights of Portland's history since 1632.
Some of the locations we may feature on your tour include; the lobster statue, the home of Henry Wadsworth-Longfellow and his place of worship, the Eastern Cemetery, the Abyssinian Church, the U.S. Customs House and more.
***Tour duration is two "ish" hours, based on guest engagement and pace of the group. Planning on 2.5 hours for arriving early to check-in and make it back to your vehicle post tour is recommended.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Lobsterman Park, 1 Temple St, Portland, ME 04101-4011
View the statue and engage in a brief discussion of the importance of the lobster industry in Maine.
Duration: 5 minutesStop At:
Old Port, Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101
Some of the locations that we may feature on the tour include the lobster statue, the home of Henry-Wadsworth-Longfellow & his place of worship, the Eastern Cemetary, the U.S. Custom House and more...
Duration: 2 hoursPass By:
Market Street, Portland, ME
Your guide will show you this street where farmers brought their goods before supermarkets. Pass By:
Congress Street, Portland, ME
Guests will walk down this street referred to as the spine of the peninsula, Pass By:
The Wadsworth-Longfellow House, 489 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3414
Your guide will walk you hear and tell the story of the Wadsworth home. Pass By:
Portland City Hall, 389 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3566
Your guide will share great history here! Pass By:
Portland Observatory, 138 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3608
Walk to the highest point in Portland. Pass By:
Eastern Cemetery, 224 Congress St Mountfort St., Portland, ME 04101-3639
Hear the stories of sea captains while walking by this cemetery.
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Please use a parking garage or lot NOT parking meters"
"All are welcome to Maine! Guests who are fully inoculated for the Covid-19 virus are not required to wear a mask. The State of Maine encourages those who have not yet been vaccinated to continue to wear a face mask."
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duration: 2 Hours
Andy's Old Port Pub, 94 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101, USA
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.