Guided Tour: Lighting the Way Walking Trail


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New Bedford Whaling Museum
18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA
5089970046
historicwomensouthcoast.org/tour/
Aug 16, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Lighting the Way: Historic Women of the SouthCoast launched a new walking trail in July. Walk the trail guided by Lighting the Way experts on August 16! The Whaling Museum's Emily Bourne Research Fellow, Ann O'Leary, and Lighting the Way adviser, Mary Howland Smoyer will share stories about some of the inspiring women who shaped the city's history. Learn the stories of educators, philanthropists, abolitionists, crusaders for social justice, investors, confectioners, sister sailors, millworkers, and others as you walk through downtown New Bedford. Meet at the New Bedford Whaling Museum at 10 am for this FREE 90-minute tour. http://historicwomensouthcoast.org/