Women’s Heritage Trail
256 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02116
Neighborhood: Starts in Back Bay
The Boston Women’s Heritage Trail (BWHT) is a nonprofit membership organization founded in 1989 as a program of the Boston Public Schools. Through educational programs, publications, and outreach initiatives, the BWHT is dedicated to weaving the lives and work of women back into the story of the City of Boston. The Trail publishes a guidebook and brochures of self-guided walks, a regular newsletter and teaching materials, presents programs and guided tours, hosts events, and supports the work of independent scholars.
The trail begins at the Boston Women’s Memorial (Commonwealth Ave. Mall at Fairfield Street). You can Purchase a guidebook from their website.