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Ithaca Heritage Guided Tours
Date:
02/18/2020 1:00 pm - 02/18/2020 2:00 pm, 02/21/2020 11:30 am - 02/21/2020 12:30 pm, 02/22/2020 11:30 am - 02/22/2020 12:30 pm
Location:
110 N. Tioga St., , Ithaca NY 14850
Fee:
Free
Phone:
607-273-8284
Website:
thehistorycenter.net/events
Email:
community@thehistorycenter.net
Join us for a guided tour of the new History Center in Tompkins County. The tour will include the atrium, new exhibit on Dorothy Cotton and other under-recognized heroes of the Civil Rights Movement, the Wharton Studio, Tommy Plane, and Eight Square Schoolhouse replica . All three tours will cover the same material and take about 45 minutes. Pre-registration requested at link provided. Free.
Join Heritage Ambassador and Ithaca native, Martha Preston, for a guided tour of the new History Center in Tompkins County. The tour will begin in the atrium of the Tompkins Center for History & Culture exploring the changing landscape of the Ithaca Commons. Tour will include our new exhibit on Dorothy Cotton and other under-recognized sheroes of the Civil Rights Movement, the role of the Wharton Studio in early American film making, the restoration and history of our beloved 102 year old Tommy Plane, and the Eight Square Schoolhouse replica within the exhibit hall. All three tours will cover the same material and take about 45 minutes. Pre-registration is requested at thehistorycenter.net/events.

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