Our Gift Shop is now OPEN! Modified tours of the Museum and Abigail’s Tea Room will re-open on July 17th. Learn More >
We anticipate opening for tours on July 17th! View our safety guidelines here >

John Spurr

John Spurr was born in Dorchester, Massachusetts in 1748. In addition to his role in the Boston Tea Party, he enlisted in the Revolutionary Army in 1775 and was commissioned as a captain in a Rhode Island regiment in 1776, and eventually attained the rank of Colonel. He later died November 1st, 1822 and is buried in the Central Burying Ground, Tomb 5.

SIGNUP FOR SPECIALS & DISCOUNTS

Sign up to receive special offers, discounts and news on upcoming events.