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Price $8 - $10
Age Suitability All Ages
Categories History Recreation

Architecture Walking Tour: Post-Industrial City: Callowhill West District

Saturday, Sep 7, 2013 2:00p

Meet at Starbucks 20th & Callowhill Sts. Tour focuses on 4 block wide swath between Vine & Spring Garden from 20th St to Broad. The considerable history of this part of the city going back to the early 1700s will be discussed. Learn how this neighborhood played an important part in the Yellow Fever epidemic of 1793 & later became center of American locomotive production, as well as home of the 3rd Phila Mint. Aspects of the industrial infrastructure will be seen along the way.

Created by PreservationAllianceTours

Location & Nearby Info
Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia
1608 Walnut St.
See Tour Descriptions For Meet Locations
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-546-1146 ext 3
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