Walking History Tours

See Freeport's history first-hand
Nothing beats seeing for yourself the details of the past that remain today.

Downtown Walking Tours

Weekly on Monday & Thursday plus first Saturday of the month

Admission $20

Explore downtown Freeport and discover the rich history behind its iconic buildings and hidden gems. This tour focuses on buildings around Main Street & Depot Street, their architecture, the people who lived there, and how the downtown landscape changed with the town. 

Do you know which Main Street landmark’s architecture was inspired by shipbuilding techniques? Have you ever wondered how the home of a wealthy merchant differed from the home of a blacksmith? Do you know which is the oldest home on Main Street? Learn all this and more when you join us on a historic exploration of downtown Freeport! 

Tour departs from Freeport Historical Society at 45 Main Street, covers just over one mile and typically lasts 60-75 minutes. 

Tours outside of the offered time can be arranged for a minimum of two people based on guide availability. Call or email to inquire.   


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Members get tour vouchers, discounted tickets to programs, and much more!