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Boston Common Visitor Center

The Boston Common Visitor Center is open daily from 8:30 am-5:00 pm.

Visitors Guide

View the Official Visitors Guide on your computer or mobile device...

All Inclusive Guide

Read our Multicultural Guide for all visitors.


Transportation & experiences that are accessible to as many people as possible, welcoming visitors...

Local Picks

View handpicked activities and weekly highlights for your visit to the Boston area, chosen for you...

Information Kit

Order your Kit Today!

DPG Online

Click to view our interactive 2023 Destination Planners' Guide flipbook

Boston Common Visitor Center

Located on the Common

139 Tremont Street 
Boston, MA  02111

Visitor Information Call Center

888-SEE-Boston or 617-536-4100


Winter Hours: 

Daily, 8:30am - 4:00 pm


More Resources

Get tips on navigating public transportation, view maps, buy souvenirs and be sure to subscribe to our E-Newsletter to learn more about our favorite happenings throughout each season.

Introducing TheBOS

TheBOS Ribbon-Cutting

‘TheBOS’ - a new Mobile Visitor Center aimed to expand the team’s presence and services throughout Boston and beyond.  

Featuring many of the same resources as the Boston Common Visitor Center, such as dispensing tourist information and brochures, selling attraction tickets, and more, you'll find THEBOS throughout the Greater Boston region.  Meet Boston's multilingual staff is excited to bring their services to major events, fun festivals, neighborhood happenings, Boston tourist spots and so much more.

Getting Around

Navigate the subway, commuter rail, taxi, bus, parking, & more.

Visitor eNewsletter

Read the latest Newsletter and Subscribe

Boston Souvenirs

Shop for Boston Souvenirs

Things To Do in Boston

See our updated list of things to do and attractions open for business.

Spring in Boston

Boston never gets old... See our guide to the season.


All Inclusive Boston

When you get here, whether it's for a weekend getaway or for the foreseeable future, we love you...

Outdoor Activities

Greater Boston offers a wide array of recreational activities for everyone. Enjoy kayaking or exploring one of Boston's self-guided trails!

Performing Arts

Boston's cultural calendar is filled with contemporary and classic plays, musicals, classical masterworks, jazz performances, rock concerts, and much more.