Old North Church

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7 expert recommendations


Atlas Obscura

The site of Paul Revere's historic two lantern warning.  Full review →


Fodor's Tick Choice

This is Christ, or Old North, Church, where Paul Revere and the young sexton Robert Newman managed that night to signal the departure by water of the British regulars. Full review →


Frommer's 35

Look up! In this building's original steeple, sexton Robert Newman hung two lanterns on the night of April 18, 1775, to signal Paul Revere. Full review →


Lonely Planet Tick Top Choice

‘One if by land, Two if by sea…’ Everyone knows the line from Longfellow’s poem, Paul Revere’s Ride. Full review →


Michelin Guide 55

On the evening of April 18, 1775, the sexton displayed two lanterns in the steeple to signal the departure of the British from Boston to Lexington by boat, thus prompting the ride of Paul Revere. Full review →


Not For Tourists

One if by land, two if by sea. Full review →



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