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Boston Tea Party Ships | Tickets, Tours, Hours, Admission

Boston Tea Party Ships


5 Things You Need To Know

Tickets and Admission

For the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, here are the general admission prices:

  • Adults (13+): $38

  • Children (3-12): $25

  • Children 2 and under: Free

It's a great opportunity for families and history enthusiasts to explore this important part of American history. Enjoy the experience and learn about the Boston Tea Party and its significance.

Boston Tea Party Ships Tours

The general admission tour at the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum includes a fully guided tour of both the museum and the historic ships. Visitors can immerse themselves in the history of the Boston Tea Party and even participate in the reenactment by dumping tea into the water, just like the colonists did.

Additionally, there's an option to book packages that combine the visit to the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum with the Old Town Trolley Tour. This offers a more comprehensive experience, allowing you to explore both the historical aspects of the Boston Tea Party and the broader historical sites and attractions in Boston. It's a great way to make the most of your visit to the city.


The Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum operates with the following tour hours:

  • Days: Monday to Sunday

  • Hours: 10am to 5pm


For visitors to the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, here are the parking options:

Atlantic Wharf Garage (280 Congress Street):

Distance: 0.1 miles away
Weekdays: $20 flat rate (Enter after 10am, exit before 3am, Mon-Fri only)
Weekends: $10 all day on Saturday and Sunday

Farnsworth Street Garage (17 Farnsworth Street Garage):

Boston Tea Party Museum visitors receive a $2 discount on parking.

Abigail's Tea Room & Terrace

Abigail's Tea Room & Terrace offers a delightful experience in a waterfront location with stunning skyline views. Here's what you can expect:

  • Beverages: Enjoy a variety of teas, lemonade, cider, and adult beverages including Sam Adams beer and wine.

  • Treats: Indulge in a selection of baked treats that are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth.

  • Lunch Items: If you're looking for something more substantial, they also serve sandwiches, salads, and soups. It's a great place to grab a bite to eat with a scenic view.

Hours of Operation:

  • In Season: 9:30am – 6pm

  • Off Season: 9:30am – 5pm

Abigail's Tea Room & Terrace is the perfect place to relax and enjoy refreshments while taking in the picturesque views of the waterfront and the Boston skyline.

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