Back Bay is home to Boston's iconic architectural landmarks and creative photo opportunities at every turn. Learn how to capture creative photos of the eclectic architectural styles of the magnificent Boston Public Library and Trinity Church, the former John Hancock Tower, abstract details of statues, colorful flowers, fountains, and the elegance of Commonwealth Avenue lined with grand, French-inspired 19th-century brownstones. Find out what your camera can teach you.™

Historical commentary of each of the iconic landmarks is also provided throughout the tour.

Adults: $40 | Youth: (10-17): $20(with paying adult) All ages and skill levels welcome. Advance reservations required. Space is limited for a more personalized experience. 


The PhotoWalks Guide to Successful Photography is included in the tour price. This e-booklet provides valuable information on maximizing your photography skills and user-friendly explanations of camera functions.

Schedule: Sunday @ 10:00am and occasional Fridays. Please check the calendar for accuracy. *For private, customized or group tours(with or without photo tips), please call (617) 851-2273 or email

Duration: 90 minutes

Back Bay Photo Walking Tour Boston MA

Meeting Point: Bronze sculpture located near the front entrance of the Boston Public Library on Dartmouth Street in Copley Square.

Train stop: Copley (green line) or Back Bay (orange line)

Parking: Back Bay Garage

Directions from cruise terminal into downtown Boston