Eastern Point Walking Tour

Eastern Point Walking Tour

When: Saturday, September 15, 2007, 10:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m.

Where: Beauport, Gloucester, Mass.

Phone: 978-283-0800

Admission: $15 Historic New England members, $25 non-members

Please note: registration required

Philip Hayden, architectural historian and Beauport scholar, leads a walking tour of the homes on Eastern Point. Eastern Point became a summer playground for Henry Davis Sleeper and his social circle at the beginning of the twentieth century. Learn about this Gloucester neighborhood’s rich history and the ‘Dabsville’ community, while enjoying breathtaking views of the harbor. The walking tour is followed by light refreshments and a tour of Beauport.