Destination Westport: Saugatuck Stories

October 22nd, 2022

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Explore diverse experiences as you explore the riverside neighborhood of Saugatuck. Situated at the mouth of the Saugatuck River at the Long Island Sound, the area has been historically significant from before European colonization, through the 20th century. Explore commerce, including the Atlantic trade, as well as 19th and early 20th century immigrant and

women’s experiences in the town through the history of this area. 

 

Bring your walking shoes as the tour covers one mile. Meet at the Saugatuck Train Station, New York bound side (45 Railroad Place). 

 

Register Here

 

Tickets are $15 for nonmembers, $10 for members. Reservations are required. Tickets are nonrefundable. In the event you must cancel, we will consider your purchase a donation and will happily issue you a donation receipt.  

 

Space is limited to 25 persons per tour. Additional tours may be added if demand requires. If you wish to join but the tour has been sold out, please email your interest to programs@westporthistory.org 

 

Tour made possible by CT Humanities grant funding.