October 26, 2022
Hidden Brookline: Walking Tour of Slavery & Freedom
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
This 90-minute walking tour will visit three sites that tell key history and stories of slavery and freedom in our area. Our tour will begin at Brookline Town Hall, where there is evidence of slavery right inside the front door. The walk continues to an Underground Railroad house, where you'll hear the story of one of the most daring escapes to freedom. We'll end our walk at the Old Burying Ground on Walnut Street. Rain or shine. Distance: .8 mile Cost: $15, includes tour and transportation. Call the COA at 781-786-6280 to register. Payment required upon registration. Cancellation deadline 10/21 by 4:00 pm. Refunds will not be issued after this date. Tour led by member of The Hidden Brookline Committee.