Mobile App Brings Women’s Walk to Life

Smartphone Guide Makes Touring Boston’s Beacon Hill Easy for Everyone

BOSTON, MA  (November 2013) – The Boston Women’s Heritage Trail is on the move again – this time with a smartphone app to guide your steps through the history of Beacon Hill’s illustrious ladies.  Covering the period before and after the Civil War and continuing in the nineteenth century, sites include women writers, artists and activists who used their talents to support social movements ranging from anti-slavery to suffrage.  Follow the stories of African American women and the first women doctors and professional nurses, while meandering through cobblestone streets and observing charming brick homes.

The app is available on iPhones, Androids and any smartphone with a full internet browser.  Visitors can simply follow this link.

BWHT contact  Katherine Dibble, 617-327-7851