Back Bay

Explore Boston from a different angle!

Youth (10-17)

Find out what your camera can teach you.™

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.

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

All skill levels welcome. Advance reservations required. 

  • Tours are conducted in small groups for a more personalized experience.
  • For large groups of 10 or more, please call 617-851-2273 or fill out the Contact Form.



Adults: $40
Youth (10-17): $20 (with paying adult)

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.


Sundays @ 10am. (*Day and time subject to change occasionally. Please check the calendar for accuracy.)

• 1 hour, 30 minutes

Meeting Point
• Outside the center front entrance of the Boston Public Library on Dartmouth St. in Copley Square.

Train Stop
• Copley (Green Line) or Back Bay (Orange Line)

What to Bring
• Camera or Smartphone
• Comfortable Walking Shoes
• Bottled Water

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