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Loring Greenough House

12 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
(617) 524-3158 http://loring-greenough.org/

July 2021

Walking Tour of Monument Square

July 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 10, 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on August 28, 2021 at 11:00 am

Loring Greenough House, 12 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to tour a residential area that includes a National Historic District. View architecture that spans three centuries; the oldest community theater company in the United States; and an elegant 18th-century mansion that once served as the country’s first military hospital. Learn about the monument that commemorates fallen Civil War soldiers from West Roxbury and about Pauline Agassiz Shaw who established the class that became the model for free, public kindergarten education. We will visit…

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Walking Tour of Sumner Hill

July 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 17, 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on September 4, 2021 at 11:00 am

Loring Greenough House, 12 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society on a tour of this lovely area of JP. Developed as a suburb by General William Hyslop Sumner in the mid-nineteenth century, this National Historic District includes one of the finest collections of Victorian houses in the area. The tour includes the ancestral home of the Dole Pineapple Company founder as well as the homes of progressives who were active as abolitionists and women suffragists. Please note: tours will be given based on the…

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August 2021

Walking Tour of Monument Square

August 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 10, 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on August 28, 2021 at 11:00 am

Loring Greenough House, 12 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to tour a residential area that includes a National Historic District. View architecture that spans three centuries; the oldest community theater company in the United States; and an elegant 18th-century mansion that once served as the country’s first military hospital. Learn about the monument that commemorates fallen Civil War soldiers from West Roxbury and about Pauline Agassiz Shaw who established the class that became the model for free, public kindergarten education. We will visit…

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September 2021

Walking Tour of Sumner Hill

September 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 17, 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on September 4, 2021 at 11:00 am

Loring Greenough House, 12 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society on a tour of this lovely area of JP. Developed as a suburb by General William Hyslop Sumner in the mid-nineteenth century, this National Historic District includes one of the finest collections of Victorian houses in the area. The tour includes the ancestral home of the Dole Pineapple Company founder as well as the homes of progressives who were active as abolitionists and women suffragists. Please note: tours will be given based on the…

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