This 90-minute tour, co-sponsored by the BSA Foundation, hosted by Charles Riverboat Company, and led by Boston By Foot guides offers spectacular views of historic and contemporary Boston architecture while providing fascinating information about many renowned architectural landmarks, including the Hancock Tower, Marriott’s Custom House, and Rowes Wharf, as well as cutting-edge contemporary buildings by today’s top architects. These are simply the best waterfront views of Boston and Cambridge.The boat has a cash bar where guests can purchase drinks: beer, wine, soda, and premium mixed drinks. Lights snacks including chips and pretzels are also available.
Professional continuing education credits are available for architects upon request. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive credit upon completion of the tour.
Private Architecture Cruises can also be arranged. Call 617-621-3001 for pricing and availability.
Tickets are available online two weeks before a scheduled cruise date. Because of the cruise’s popularity, advance reservations are highly recommended.
Tours depart from the CambridgeSide Galleria (100 Cambridgeside Place, Cambridge).
May 28 – October 9:
10:00am Saturday and Sunday
2:30pm Saturday and Sunday
June 1 – August 30:
2:30pm Monday – Friday
10:00am and 2:30pm Saturday and Sunday
$22.50 Seniors/Students/Children under 12
$22.50 BBF Members, BSA Members, and Friends of BSA Space
AIA Continuing Education credits are available up request. Please email email@example.com for more information.
Photos courtesy of the Charles Riverboat Company.