Academy-Maple Walking Tour
Richard A. Duffy, Arlington Historical Society
Part of Freedom’s Way Heritage Association “Hidden Treasures” Program
May 20, 2018 2:00 – 3:30
**Due to interest, we have added a second tour at 4:00**
Location details will be announced to registration participants onlyAcademy and Maple streets form a compact, centrally located section of an outstanding local historic district. Its fine state of preservation includes a truly remarkable variety of architectural styles, ranging from Greek Revival to exceptional Colonial Revival structures. The stories behind confluence of residential and institutional buildings in this neighborhood offer multiple ways to appreciate significant milestones in Arlington’s transformation from country town to Victorian-era suburb. Richard Duffy leads an energetic, insightful journey through a built environment that features one hidden gem after the other.
If both tours are FULL, you can be put on a wait list should anyone cancel.