Wadsworth Longfellow Garden Guided Walking Tour, Photo Credits: Dela Murphy

Portland by the Foot

Delight your group with unforgettable storytelling they’ll hear no place else! We can wind through Portland on private walking tours discovering the city’s best landmarks and most potent hidden history, or we can come to you, hopping on your bus or visiting your conference to offer a personalized history talk. No matter what, your guests will feel brighter and more curious about not just Portland, but the wider world!

Meetings > Activities: Arts/Culture/History > Portland by the Foot

P. (207) 200-5885

Mon – Sun
9:00 am–5:00 pm
About Us

Owner and guide Dugan Murphy is a local historian, an entertainer, and a curious and enthusiastic tour guide. He’ll bring a sense of wonder and fun to your group’s visit to Portland!

Walking Tours

Groups of up to 15 guests at a time can enjoy private walking tours that feature inclusive, empowering, and surprising tales about Portlanders of all backgrounds and identities. Choose from three different routes—each through different neighborhoods.

History at Your Doorstep
An engaging in-person history presentation can be arranged for groups of all sizes. Dugan can come to your conference, jump aboard your charter coach to narrate a drive for your group, or arrange something unique and special for your gathering. Expect intriguing history, delightful storytelling, Maine humor, and jaws dropped.

Virtual Tours
Dugan has a live narrated web presentation about Portland’s past and present with images and animations that will knock everyone’s socks right off. Group size is limited to 90.

Book any scheduled walking tour as a private event or inquire about custom options by calling 207-200-5885 or using the online form.