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Weekends: September 7-8, 14-15 and 21-22. The Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area
announces the 18th annual autumn Heritage Walks 71 free, guided interpretive tours will be offered throughout
County, MA, and Litchfield County, CT.
The public is invited to participate in these
family-oriented, interpretive walks, offered in partnership with our
region's historic, cultural, and outdoor recreation organizations and
the National Park Service. The Heritage Walks are the
ideal opportunity to experience and learn about our region's rich and
varied local heritage!
Local historians, naturalists, and
environmentalists will lead participants on explorations through
historic estate gardens and town districts, behind-the-scenes cultural
site tours, nature walks, trail hikes, and tours of many of the
ruins that were once thriving local industries. There will be
Native-American and African-American history walks, a canoe paddling
trip on the Housatonic River & a bike tour on scenic country roads.