Sense the emotion and determination of our forefathers who fought for our freedom and independence. Join Sam Adams and his Fellow Patriots in a Rendezvous with history!
The Boston Tea Party was "the single most important event leading up to the American Revolution." Opening in June of 2012, the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum Is dedicated to telling the story of that fateful night of December 16, 1773.
By combining cutting edge interactive technology with live historical performances, the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum offers an experience like no other. Throw tea overboard with the daring Sons of Liberty! Explore two historically restored tall ships! Gaze at the Robinson Half-Chest, one of only two surviving tea chests from the Boston Tea Party. Be inspired by the film "Let It Begin Here" in the Minuteman Theatre and learn the role that you will play in one of the most important events in American history.
In addition to the museum, visit our breathtaking Abigail's Tea Room where you can enjoy freshly baked goods, a spot of tea and learn more about the types of tea thrown overboard in 1773. Learn about the proper brewing process. (Additional cost to enter Abigail's Tea Room). And don't miss our enchanting Gift Shop chock full of gems to bring back home!