Boston: John Brown’s Boston walking tour

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Event:
Boston: John Brown’s Boston walking tour
Date:
October 13, 2012
Cost:
Free on a first-come, first-served basis.
Category:
Updated:
October 4, 2012
Venue:
Faneuil Hall
Phone:
617 742 5415
Address:
Boston, MA, United States

Oct. 13, in commemoration of John Brown’s October 1859 raid on Harper’s Ferry, take part in a 90-minute walking tour, starting at 12 p.m., that focuses on the martyred abolitionist’s deep connections to Boston. The tour will take you to places where Brown met with the Secret Six and other supporters, as well as prominent sites relevant to Boston’s struggle to end slavery. Tour will start at the Samuel Adams statue in front of Faneuil Hall in Boston and conclude at the Museum of African American History’s African Meeting House on Beacon Hill. Free and open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call 617-742-5415 or visit www.nps.gov/boaf.

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