Boston Harborfest at Old North Church

Old North Church is participating in Harborfest in a big way with a diverse selection of activities each day.

Thursday, June 30, 2016
10:00am to 4:30pm
Behind the Scenes Tours
. Venture into the colonial crypt and see the change-ringing bell on a ½ hour guided tour. ($6 Adults; $5 Students & Military; $4 kids 12 and under)

11:00am to 5:30pm
18th Century Chocolate Making Demonstrations:
Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop.
18th century Printing Demonstrations: Printing Office of Edes & Gill, Boston’s only colonial print shop.

Friday, July 1, 2016
10:00am to 4:30pm
Behind the Scenes Tours
. Venture in the colonial crypt and see the change-ringing bell on a ½ hour guided tour. ($6 Adults; $5 Students & Military; $4 kids 12 and under)

11:00am to 5:30pm
18th Century Chocolate Making Demonstrations:
Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop.
18th century Printing Demonstrations: Printing Office of Edes & Gill, Boston’s only colonial print shop.

6:00pm to 7:00pm
Art & Architecture at Old North Church.
Experience the aesthetic components of Boston’s oldest Georgian Church. ($10 Adults; $8 Students & Military)

Saturday, July 2, 2016
Noon to 4:00pm
Colonial Festival. Family fun at Old North! Celebrate the 4th of July in colonial style with hands-on activities: fife lessons, sewing, quill writing, tricorn hat-making and more!

11:00am to 4:30pm
Behind the Scenes Tours.
Venture in the colonial crypt and see the change-ringing bell on a ½ hour guided tour. ($6 Adults; $5 Students & Military; $4 kids 12 and under)

11:00am to 5:30pm
18th century Chocolate Making Demonstrations:
Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop.
18th century Printing Demonstrations: Printing Office of Edes & Gill, Boston’s only colonial print shop.

Sunday, July 3, 2016
9:00am to 10:00am
Independence Day Service.
Worship in the historic church where lanterns of freedom where hung.

11:00am to 5:30pm
18th century Chocolate Making Demonstrations:
Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop.
18th century Printing Demonstrations: Printing Office of Edes & Gill, Boston’s only colonial print shop.

11am to 12 noon
Independence Day Service.
Worship in the historic church where lanterns of freedom where hung.
12 noon to 1:00pm
Art of Change-Ringing. Old North Bell Ringers explain the ancient and complex art of change ringing.

1:00pm to 5:00pm
Lantern Making.
Create your own signal lantern; hear the “One if by land; two if by sea” story. ($1 donation for lantern materials)

1:00pm to 4:30pm
Behind the Scenes Tours.
Venture in the colonial crypt and see the change-ringing bell on a ½ hour guided tour. ($6 Adults; $5 Students & Military; $4 kids 12 and under)

6:00pm to 7:00pm
Art & Architecture at Old North Church.
Experience the aesthetic components of Boston’s oldest Georgian Church. ($10 Adults; $8 Students & Military)

Monday, July 4, 2016
10:00am to 4:30pm
Behind the Scenes Tours.
Venture in the colonial crypt and see the change-ringing bell on a ½ hour guided tour. ($6 Adults; $5 Students & Military; $4 kids 12 and under)

11:00am to 5:30pm
18th century Chocolate Making Demonstrations:
Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop.
18th century Printing Demonstrations: Printing Office of Edes & Gill, Boston’s only colonial print shop.

1:00pm, 3:00pm and 5:00pm
Dramatic Readings of the Declaration of Independence.
Join our costumed interpreter for a lively reading of the document that changed our nation.

6:00pm to 7:00pm
Art & Architecture at Old North Church.
Experience the aesthetic components of Boston’s oldest Georgian Church. ($10 Adults; $8 Students & Military)