Fenton History Center To Hold Walking Tour Saturday
The Fenton History Center is offering a variety of walking tours this summer. The next tour is of the old northside of Jamestown, now the city’s greater downtown, on Saturday at 1 p.m., starting at the Fenton History Center, 67 Washington St. From Fourth Street to the Chadakoin, learn about the people and businesses that thrived here from the early 1800s to the 1950s. The tour will be led by Julie Hull, Fenton History Center Museum teacher, and local architect Steven Sandberg. The tour will begin and end at the Fenton History Center. The tour is approximately two hours long. Participants should be able to walk for two hours, wear comfortable shoes and weather-appropriate clothing. The fee is $10 for potential members and $5 for Fenton History Center members. Free admission for children under 18 years of age when accompanied by a paying adult with a limit of two children per adult. The next walking tour is of the Jamestown early industrial area on Saturday, Aug. 16, at 1 p.m. starting at the corner of Buffalo Street and Lakeview Avenue. Visit www.fentonhistorycenter.org or call 664-6256 for more information.