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Historic Newton's 2012 Newton House Tour
Historic Newton’s 30th Annual Newton House Tour is set for Sunday June 3, 2012 from noon – 5pm. The Newton House Tour offers the public a rare opportunity to tour eight beautiful private residences located in several of Newton’s historic neighborhoods and villages. Proceeds from the tour benefit Historic Newton and support programs and events at the Jackson Homestead and Museum, and the community.
The tour showcases a wonderful selection of outstanding renovations, restorations, old and new architecture, interior design and landscaping. The much anticipated annual event and fundraiser for Historic Newton draws over 1,000 visitors annually. If you’re looking for renovation ideas or want to appreciate the beautiful work done in these homes, the Newton House Tour is for you.
Regular (and "Day of") Tour Admissions are $25 for members and $35 for non-members and are available at the Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington Street (Jackson Street), Newton, MA. 02458 or by calling (617) 796-1450 or online at http://www.historicnewton.org. All admission reservations are held for pick up after 10 am on the day of the tour (June 3, 2012) at the Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington Street.(Locations of the homes for each year are revealed only on the day of the Tour).
SPECIAL OFFER: Receive a discount on the 2012 Newton House Tour admission and membership when you become a first-time member of Historic Newton! Reserve in Advance and SAVE! (Order by June 1) $20 for members/$30 nonmembers.
Historic Newton encourages inquiry and exploration of Newton’s history within the broad context of American history. Headquartered at the Jackson Homestead and Museum, Historic Newton’s collections and exhibitions foster a deeper understanding of the past. The Museum collects, preserves and exhibits historical artifacts and documents and presents educational programs that serve the diverse population of Newton and the Greater Boston region.
|Where||The Jackson Homestead and Museum 527 Washington St, Newton, MA 02458|
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|Time||12:00 pm–5:00 pm|
|Price||Regular (and "Day of") Tour Admissions are $25 for members and $35 for non-members|
More About The Jackson Homestead and Museum
The official headquarters of The Newton Historical Society, The Jackson Homestead and Museum showcases the early history of both Newton and early colonial America alike. Come here to see its extensive picture, document and video library and learn more about how the Jackson family led the abolitionist movement in Newton.
Guided tours are by appointment only. Contact email@example.com or call 617-796-1450 to schedule a tour.
Other events here
- HISTORY BOOK CLUB MEETING at the Jackson Homestead & Museum Thu, May 23, 7:30 pm–9:00 pm
- NEWTON JUNE COMMUNITY WEEKEND at the Jackson Homestead & Museum Sat, Jun 1, 12:00 pm–5:00 pm
- HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS! The Stanley Steamer Twins Sun, Jun 23, 2:00 pm
- JUNE HISTORY BOOK CLUB at the Jackson Homestead & Museum Thu, Jun 27, 7:30 pm