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Ted K.

Watertown, MA, United States

I am always trying to find the stories and personalities that bring a tour to life.

I want those on my tours to imagine what it was like to live in that time as I take them through it. By presenting the inside stories you will have history presented to you with a depth you have not experienced before.

On the Civil War, Revolution and Kennedy tour you will learn much more than the facts of history. You will be brought back to a time of great battles over many of the issues we still face today.

You will understand the passions that lead to the Civl War and the abolition of slavery and the unique role the City of Boston played in history. The tour of the revolution will tell the often untold story of the crucial role of Boston's street gangs and how the hero's of the Revolution worked to organize them toward rebellion. On the Kennedy and the family story will he told along with issues of health care, immigration and political battles. At Harvard I walk you through Harvard's long journey from an elitist school for Protestant men to one of the countries most diverse universities. .

A Recent Review of this guide

Ted was an excellent guide. His descriptions of the characters and places of the American Revolution in Boston made the history come alive as we walked the streets and allies where it all took place. He was super-knowledgeable but never pedantic, and his style and depth worked equally well with history minded adults as it did with our five teenagers. We've worked with a number of guides in many different places, and Ted is among the best.
Anne Frahn

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Credentials

Graduate of International Tour Management Institute. Graduate of Northeastern University and UMass Boston, where he studied history, sociology and city planning. Member of Greater Boston Tourist Association. Tour guide for the Kennedy Tour of Boston as a member of the Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau.

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Tours by Ted K.

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Kennedy Tour

 unrated

The Boston History of the Kennedys Walking Tour

175 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

2 hours

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Harvard Yard in Ninety Minutes, Cambridge,...

Harvard's history, including Harvard's role in the Revolution and Civil,...

125 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

1 hour 30 min.

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Step on guide and walking guide service

 unrated

Boston and Cambridge tours, From one hour to all day.

90 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

1 hour

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Lexington and Concord: Revolution and,...

 unrated

Revolution, Abolition, Civil War and Authors.

600 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

5 hours

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Cruise the Harbor on your way to History

 unrated

Boat Ride: Bunker Hill and Paul Revere, Museums and battleships

175 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

2 hours

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