Boston Movie Mile

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Boston Movie Mile

Tour Highlights

(Please note: tours run rain or shine)

  • Sit on the famous park bench from Good Will Hunting
  • Have a drink at the original Cheers
  • See one of Jack Nicholson’s mob hangouts in The Departed
  • Discover the street of the Blown Away car crash

What You’ll See On Tour

Take the Boston Movie Mile Walking Tour and explore the most filmed area in Boston. This unique walking tour of Boston Common and Beacon Hill will guide you through the places you’ve seen on screen and turn them into a reality. On the Boston Movie Mile Walking Tour a local actor will be your guide, leading you to over 30 area locations seen on screen while giving you inside behind-the-scenes info about the Boston TV and filming industry.

When: Spring – Fall, Saturdays at 2:30pm
Where: Boston Common
Cost: $22 + $3 ticket fee
Duration: Approximately 1.5 hours / 30+ sites

To purchase by phone, call Zerve at (617) 379-6770
or (866) 982-2114

Advance purchase required.

book at zerve

What you will see on the Tour

Boston Common

The Boston Movie Mile Walking Tour kicks off at Boston Common, a 50-acre central park in the city.  Boston Common, also the name of a NBC sitcom in the 90’s, claims many notable landmarks such as the Boston Public Garden, Massachusetts State House, Brewer Fountain, Park Street Station (America’s first subway station) and the Soldiers and Sailors Monument.  Movies and TV shows filmed in the Boston Common include CheersThe DepartedTedAlly McBealThe Company MenGlory and Good Will Hunting.

Beacon Hill

The Boston Movie Mile Walking Tour, ends at one of Boston’s most famous locations: the Cheers bar. Also known as the Bull and Finch Pub, this neighborhood bar in Beacon Hill was used for the exterior shots in the popular sitcom Cheers.

Join us on the Boston TV & Movie Sites Bus Tour for a more diverse tour including other Boston neighborhoods.




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* In an effort to stay current, we are constantly updating our tours with new locations and cannot guarantee the presence of locations mentioned on our site. If you have a particular interest in locations from a specific TV show or movie, please let your tour guide know and we will do our best to accomodate your request.

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