- In order to broaden our boat trip ticketing
availability, we are using a ticketing agency called "Brown Paper
Tickets" this season.
- You can click on the logos "Tickets Available Now" below and instantly purchase your tickets online.
you are hesitant to purchase online, you can also CALL Brown Paper
Tickets at 1-800-838-3006 Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm, or
Saturday-Sunday 10am-6pm and place a credit card order over the phone.
alternative takes time and our trips may sell-out before your check
arrives in the mail - but it is an alternative. Send your checks to
FBHI, 30 Shipyard Drive #202, Hingham MA 02043.
- Boat Trip Tickets purchased ONLINE or by phone will be recorded on our 'will call' list at the dock where you will receive a 'boarding pass'. ONLINE tickets can also be printed out on your computer, mailed to your home, or presented on your smart phone. PHONE purchased tickets can be mailed to your home. Persons who send a check through the mail will, space permitting be listed on our will call list at the dock. Last season many of our trips sold out quickly - don't be left out!
Click on the date below and purchase your tickets instantly using Brown Paper Tickets.
Many of our trips sell out - the only sure way to secure a seat right-way is using Brown Paper Tickets!
Boat trips run rain or shine and are canceled only by the captain. No refunds. Our trips require some strenuous activity (boarding & landing on the islands (if applicable), walking on islands without pathways and uneven surfaces. Restrooms are not available in most cases.
2014 FBHI Trips to the Boston Harbor Islands & Lighthouse Trips
The best way to visit the Boston Harbor Islands is with Friends
See the Harbor at sunset or enjoy a historic lighthouse tour. Or visit an island, where you can
walk historic trails, wade along sweeping beaches, and picnic on the shore. All Friends boat
trips are led by top experts and narrators.
We go places in Boston Harbor that few visit: Great Brewster Island, Calf Island, Rainsford Island, and Long Island.
Wednesdays, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Leave from Rowes Wharf Water Transport, Boston.
June 25: Lovells Island; July 9: Long Island; July 23: TBA; August 6: TBA; August 20: Long Island.
with UMass Boston Marine Operations depart from UMass Harbor Campus, Fox Point Pavilion on Fridays:
July 18 cruise sold out
July 18, August 8, and September 12 from 11:00a.m. to 1:30p.m. View Boston Light, Graves Light and Fog Station, Long Island Light and Nixes Mate from onboard the MV Columbia Point. ** Lighthouse tours will NOT land on the islands, the boat will pass by the various islands for viewing. The MV Columbia Point does have restrooms. CLICK HERE for Lighthouse Cruise Information & Tickets!
CLICK HERE for the Lighthouse Cruise Flyer.
Island Expeditions with Rowes Wharf Water Transport, Boston
Rainsford Island – October 11 from 10a.m.to 2:00p.m.
Calf Island – August 16 from 10:00a.m. to 2:00p.m.
Great Brewster Island – June 22 from 12:00-5:00p.m. and September 20 from 1:00 to 6:00p.m.