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Be a Tourist in Your Hometown: Small-Group Summer Walking Tours!

Want to take a vacation in your hometown, or learn fun facts to impress your guests? Join the Lackawanna Historical Society for their summer walking tours! These free guided tours provide local residents and visitors with a chance to learn more about Downtown Scranton’s magnificent architecture, and learn more about buildings and neighborhoods you pass every day.

Each tour focuses on a different thematic region of the city. Tours will spotlight the Gothic District and former “Clubhouse Row,” the Lackawanna Avenue Commercial district, the lower portion of the Hill Section, as well as Courthouse Square.

The full tour schedule is below:
Sat., June 1 at 11 am: Commercial and “Red Light” District; meet at Radisson Lackawanna Station
Sat., June 15 at 11am: Gothic District; meet at Lackawanna College, corner N. Washington and Vine
Sat., June 29 at 11am: Courthouse Square; meet at cor. N. Washington & Linden
Sat., July 13 at 11am: Lower Hill section; meet Elm Park Church, cor. Linden and Jefferson
Sat., July 27 at 11am: Commercial and “Red Light” District; meet at Radisson Lackawanna Station
Sat. August 10 at 11am: Lower Hill section; meet Elm Park Church, cor. Linden and Jefferson
Sat., August 24 at 11am: Lower Hill section; meet Elm Park Church, cor. Linden and Jefferson
Sat., Sept. 7 at 11am: Courthouse Square; meet at cor. N. Washington & Linden

All tours are limited to ten people. Learn more about your community and get some fresh air! Please call the Society at 570-344-3841 for reservations.

For more information, contact the Society by email at lackawannahistory@gmail.com.

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