Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Preserving Jamaica Plain’s History

May 17, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Join two JP organizations and celebrate National Preservation Month. This tour of Jamaica Plain will focus on ongoing efforts to preserve the neighborhood’s historical fabric. We will start with a 90-minute tour, led by the Jamaica Plain Historical Society, exploring historic buildings that have been preserved and adapted for new uses. We will stroll through one of the best collections of Victorian homes in Boston (the Sumner Hill National Historic District) and end at the 1760 Loring-Greenough House. There, over light refreshments, a short talk will explain how this Georgian gem was saved by the dedicated Jamaica Plain Tuesday Club who continue to steward the preservation of the house for residents of JP today.

Details

Date:
May 17, 2015
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Website:
http://www.jphs.org

Other

Organizer status (we charge $5 for for-profit listings)
Not for profit or community group

Venue

Green Street T stop
141 Green St
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
+ Google Map

The Jamaica Plain News calendar is open to all local organizations and businesses.

Not-for-profits post their events for free.

We ask businesses to pay $5 per event, but waive that fee as a benefit for advertisers.

We examine all submissions after they go live. Here's the form to add your event. Please be sure to include contact information so we can reach you in case there's a problem!

Please go ahead and submit your event — if you are a business, we will be in touch about your $5 fee. Or you can go ahead and pay your $5 fee via PayPal.