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“In Her Footsteps”: A Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Gloucester

June 27, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Get to know 18th-century Gloucester resident Judith Sargent and her fascinating neighborhood on the “In Her Footsteps” walking tour:
  • See the colorful mural dedicated to her in the center of town
  • Visit the garden of her elegant Georgian mansion
  • Walk down Middle Street with its beautiful early homes
  • See the Unitarian Universalist church and the tall tower that holds a Paul Revere bell
  • Check out the city’s Library built as a private home by Judith’s great-grandfather
  • Wrap up the tour with a stop at Cape Ann Museum to see the portrait of Judith Sargent by John Singleton Copley, the 18th century’s most prestigious portrait painter
Ticket cost: $10
Proceeds support the maintenance of the Sargent House Museum and the preservation of Judith Sargent Murray’s legacy.

Details

Date:
June 27, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1362477460800802/

Organizer

Sargent House Museum
Phone:
(978) 281-2432
Website:
http://sargenthouse.org

Venue

Sargent House Museum
49 Middle Street
Gloucester, MA 01930 United States
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Phone:
(978) 281-2432
Website:
www.sargenthouse.org