There’s nothing wrong with a little organized sightseeing, and kid friendly tours are a great way to see everything Massachusetts has to offer. There are whale-watching trips off the coast and hikes through the Berkshire woods. For junior history buffs, there’s Benjamin Franklin’s Boston, a walking tour of historic Concord, and the eerie Witch Trial Tour. Or head south and take a scenic train ride through cranberry bogs and seaside villages onboard the Cape Cod Central Railroad. Finally, a trip to Boston isn’t complete without some quackery; Boston Duck Tours shows you the city by land and water (they’re still working on air). So if you’re looking for tours either on well-trodden ground or off the beaten path, you’ll find it in Massachusetts.

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  • Old Town Trolley Tours, Boston

  • Boston Harbor Islands

  • Cranberry Bog, South Yarmouth

  • Freedom Trail, Boston

  • Boston Harborside Walk Segway Tour, Boston

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  • Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge +
    9 saves

    Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge

    Nantucket

  • Red Apple Farm +
    9 saves

    Red Apple Farm

    Phillipston

  • Lexington Historical Society +
    8 saves

    Lexington Historical Society

    Lexington

  • UMass Lowell Kayak Center +
    8 saves

    UMass Lowell Kayak Center

    Lowell

  • White's Landing +
    8 saves

    White's Landing

    Brookfield

  • Marine Museum at Fall River +
    7 saves

    Marine Museum at Fall River

    Fall River

  • National Monument to the Forefathers +
    7 saves

    National Monument to the Forefathers

    Plymouth

  • The Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture +
    7 saves

    The Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture

    Boston

  • Wakefield Estate +
    7 saves

    Wakefield Estate

    Milton

  • ArtsBoston BosTix Booths +
    6 saves

    ArtsBoston BosTix Booths

    Boston

  • Great Freedom Adventures Bike Tours +
    6 saves

    Great Freedom Adventures Bike Tours

    Ipswich

  • Misselwood Concours d'Elegance +
    6 saves

    Misselwood Concours d'Elegance

    Beverly

  • Pilgrim Belle Harbor Cruises +
    6 saves

    Pilgrim Belle Harbor Cruises

    Plymouth

  • Rockport Garden Club +
    6 saves

    Rockport Garden Club

    Rockport

  • National Black Doll Museum of History & Culture +
    5 saves

    National Black Doll Museum of History & Culture

    Mansfield

  • Old North Church +
    5 saves

    Old North Church

    Boston

  • Pilgrim Food Tours +
    5 saves

    Pilgrim Food Tours

    Plymouth

  • Plymouth Antiquarian Society +
    5 saves

    Plymouth Antiquarian Society

    Plymouth

  • Cape Air & Nantucket Airlines - air service to Cape Cod & Islands +
    4 saves

    Cape Air & Nantucket Airlines - air service to Cape Cod & Islands

    Hyannis

  • Good Times +
    4 saves

    Good Times

    Charlestown

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