African-American Heritage Walking Tours
- From: Sep 02, 2017 – Nov 04, 2017
- Recurring monthly on the 1st Saturday
- Lancaster City Visitor Center
- 38 Penn Square
Lancaster, PA 17603
- Times: Two tours: 11:00am & 2:00pm
- Admission: See event listing
- Phone: (717) 291-4758
Learn about Lancaster's abolitionists, Underground Railroad agents, religious leaders, and entrepreneurs as you visit 12 historical sites and properties with African-American heritage. Visit sites such as: bounty hunters' offices; Black businesses on Penn Square; site of the Elite Hotel; Thaddeus Stevens & Lydia Hamilton Smith Historic Site; Trinity Lutheran Church; Lancaster County Courthouse; Saint James Episcopal Church; site of the Lancaster Train Station; Shreiner¬ Concord Cemetery; Fulton Hall/Old Jail; and Central Market.
Tours available first Saturdays through November 2017.
- September 2, 2017 - 11:00am & 2:00pm
- October 7, 2017 - 11:00am & 2:00pm
- November 4, 2017 - 11:00am & 2:00pm
Tours depart from the Lancaster City Visitor Center at 38 Penn Square in Lancaster. Tours are safe & easy and take 60-¬90 minutes (comfortable walking shoes recommended). No reservations needed. Tickets only available at the Lancaster City Visitor Center on tour days. For more information, please contact Randy Harris (717-808-2941) or Leroy Hopkins (717-224-7030).
- Adult - $8
- Senior (62+) - $7
- College Student - $5
- Youth (6-18) - $2
- Under 6 - FREE