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The City of Ships: Historic Bath Downtown Walking Tour
August 27, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am$17.50
Take a memorable and fun walking tour of Bath, Maine, the City of Ships, the fifth largest port in the United States in its 1840s and 50s heyday. Explore the quaint streets of this vibrant, picturesque downtown with your guide, a local teacher and former educator in programs at the Library of Congress and the National Park Service. You’ll hear stories about the prominent people and events of this 19th century center of shipping and wooden shipbuilding worldwide – all while seeing the places where it unfolded.
Participants will walk away with an understanding of Bath and Maine’s roles in American history, and an insider’s knowledge about how to make the most of the rest of their visit. Saturday morning tour participants receive a 5 dollar token to spend at the Bath Farmer’s Market! (While supplies last.)
Visit our website for other tour types, dates and times, plus information about how to book a tour of your choice “on-demand”.