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History and Landscape of the Fens Tour

September 24, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

A walk through the centuries of a historic urban landscape. Hear the story of how Frederick Law Olmsted transformed an area of polluted waterways and mudflats into a scenic fens, and the later 20th century revisions that resulted in the parkland we see today.

This tour is free and open to the public. Wear walking shoes and bring a refillable water bottle. Tours are cancelled for rain or extreme weather. Check website www.emeraldnecklace.org for updates or call 617-522-2700.

Details

Date:
September 24, 2017
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.emeraldnecklace.org/about-us/shattuck-visitor-center/guided-tours/

Venue

Shattuck Visitor Center
125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115 United States
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Phone:
(617) 522-2700
Website:
http://emeraldnecklace.org/