Architecture Walking Tour Series: Manayunk

Date: 
Sunday, May 22, 2022 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
4418-24 Main Street
Philadelphia, PA 19127
United States

Often referred to as the “Manchester of America,” learn about this former mill town’s industrial development along the Schuylkill River canal that was opened in 1825, connecting Philadelphia to the interior coal regions of Pennsylvania. See examples of early immigrant housing then stroll along Main Street’s late 19th century commercial buildings and enjoy the fruits of its recent renaissance.

Meet at the small park on the river-side of Main Street between Gay and Conarroe Streets (4418-24 Main Street, Philadelphia, PA 19127).Tours orchestrated by the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia.

Categories
Event Type: 
Arts & Culture
Topic: 
Arts and Culture
Topic: 
Architecture