Boston Movie Mile
(Please note: tours run rain or shine)
- Sit on the famous park bench from Good Will Hunting
- Have a drink at the original Cheers™
- See one of Jack Nicholson's mob hangouts in The Departed
- Discover the street of the Blown Away car crash
What You’ll See On Tour
Take the Boston Movie Mile Walking Tour and explore the most filmed area in Boston. This unique walking tour of Boston Common and Beacon Hill will guide you through the places you’ve seen on screen and turn them into a reality. On the Boston Movie Mile Walking Tour a local actor will be your guide, leading you to over 30 area locations seen on screen while giving you inside behind-the-scenes info about the Boston TV and filming industry.
The Boston Movie Mile Walking Tour kicks off at Boston Common, a 50-acre central park in the city. Boston Common, also the name of a NBC sitcom in the 90's, claims many notable landmarks such as the Boston Public Garden, Massachusetts State House, Brewer Fountain, Park Street Station (America's first subway station) and the Soldiers and Sailors Monument. Movies and TV shows filmed in the Boston Common include Cheers, The Departed, Ted, Ally McBeal, The Company Men, Glory and Good Will Hunting.
The Boston Movie Mile Walking Tour, ends at one of Boston’s most famous locations: the Cheers bar. Also known as the Bull and Finch Pub, this neighborhood bar in Beacon Hill was used for the exterior shots in the popular sitcom Cheers.
Join us on the Boston TV & Movie Sites Bus Tour for a more diverse tour including other Boston neighborhoods.