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Old Port Valentine’s Day Tour

LOVE is in the refreshing and salty Old Port air! Explore its rich history from 1632 in this 2-hour exciting walking tour and historical adventure… come see why people from all over fall in love with Portland’s breathtaking Old Port! Every year, since the 1970’s, the “Valentine’s Day Bandit” pins up 8×10 hearts all over the Old Port on the eve of Valentine’s Day. Where will the bandit strike again? It’s always exciting to see where the bandit strikes! Over 50 historic stops on this fun tour!

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Monument Square
456 Congress St
Portland, Maine 04101 United States
About the Event
Presented by
Old Port Historic Tours
(646) 845-9714
Monday, February 14

11:00AM – 1:00PM

This casual walking tour (about 2 miles) has over 50 historic stops including historical landmarks, architecture, and monuments. We will also discuss famous/legendary people of the area, prohibition and how it all started in the Old Port, some of the hottest restaurants and craft beer bars, the best places for craft beer tastings, waterfront history, the Old Port’s biggest fires, Underground Railroad, shopping, real estate history, and much more! Your Tour Guide and founder of Old Port Historic Tours, Leigh Rush Olson, has a BA in history from C.U.N.Y Brooklyn College and is a Portland History Docent, as well as a Portland native, so you’re in good hands. At the end of the tour, expect a Valentine treat provided by Leigh!

Advanced tickets required at ticketweb.com. $39 per person. Tour starts at 11AM and finishes approximately at 1:00PM. If you would like to speak with Leigh directly about the tour for particular questions, please email leigholson@oldporthistorictours.com or call 646-845-9714. Ticket sales turn off two hours before the tour.