How cold is it in the bar?
It averages about 21 degrees, give or take a few degrees. But…it’s a dry, non-humid, non-windy temperature so it may not feel as cold as it sounds.


Does the bar use a lot of energy?
Frost is actually projected to use LESS ENERGY than the outdated office space that was previously here – and we view it as a textbook example of what can be achieved with minimal energy when using intelligent design.


Do I have to reserve a specific date and time of my visit?
No. We accept walk ups. However, you may want to book in advance so you get the entry time you want.


What should we wear to be comfortable inside the bar?
With admission you get the use of gloves and a parka cape. We suggest closed toe shoes as your feet may get cold otherwise we offer boot rentals on site.


Do you rent additional clothes to keep warm?
Yes, we rent boots for $6. We also sell knit hats in our gift shop.


Do I need to make a reservation in advance?
It is best to make advance reservations if you have a specific date/time in mind.


What if I need to cancel or change my advance reservation?
Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangable.


What happens if I miss my scheduled admission time or arrive late?
Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangable if you miss your entrance time. If you arrive 15 minutes late or less, we will allow entrance at that time.


Is Frost Ice Bar open all year round?
Yes, 7 days a week, year round except the following holiday hours:
Closed – Thanksgiving Day
Open noon – 3 pm (last entry) – Christmas Eve
Closed – Christmas Day
Open noon – 8 pm (last entry)- New Year’s Eve
Open noon – 4 pm – NY Day


What are your hours of operation?
Monday-Thursday 2 -9 pm
Friday & Saturday 12-10 pm
Sunday 12-8 pm


Is the entire bar made of ice?
Yes. The entire bar – walls, furniture, bar, glasses and sculptures – are all made of ice.


Is there a minimum age to visit Frost Ice Bar?
Yes. Guests must be 6 years or older. Or a really tall 5 year old. All guests must be 21 or older after 6pm.


What type of drinks do you offer?
We offer a menu that features a fun selection of cocktails and non-alcoholic drinks that change seasonally.


What if I want to bring a group – are there discounts?
Yes. We offer discounts on admission for groups of 15 or more. Please visit our group tour page or call 617-209-4894 to speak to our Group Sales Department.


Can I buy out the entire bar for a private party?
Yes. Please contact our Group Sales Department for availability, packages and prices at 617-209-4894.


Is food served inside Frost Ice Bar?
No. However, there are dozens of wonderful food options in and around Faneuil Hall.




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