Friday, October 11th, 2013
Sue Boland, the Matilda Joslyn Gage Center historian, will offer three walking tours this fall highlighting Matilda Joslyn Gage and the important places where history happened in Fayetteville, NY:
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 2 PM: The Erie Canal and its influence on the Gage Family and Fayetteville.
Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 2 PM: Anti-slavery and Underground Railroad sites
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 2 PM: The story of women’s struggle for voting rights and political activism in the 1800s.
All tours, rain or shine, will be 60 – 90 minutes in length. Admission is $5 and includes a self-guided tour of the Gage Center and an opportunity to browse the gift shop. Meet at the Walnut Street entrance of the Gage Center that is located at 210 E. Genesee Street. Parking is on Walnut Street. Additional parking is available at the United Church of Fayetteville parking lot accessed off Walnut Street.