SICK IN THE CITY: A WALKING TOUR OF WEST CHESTER

Presented by Chester County History Center at Chester County History Center, West Chester PA

Apr 10 - 17 2021
SICK IN THE CITY: A WALKING TOUR OF WEST CHESTER

In the early 1800s West Chester billed itself as an elegant and healthful place, but the reality was very different.

This tour will explore its fight against infectious diseases in the 19th and early 20th centuries, how families coped with loss, and how we worked to overcome the King of All Fears–Death.

This walking tour will last approximately 90 minutes and covers 1.5 miles. Please plan to arrive 15 minutes before scheduled start time to check in. Though we will be staying predominantly on sidewalks, the terrain may be uneven in places. Pending further guidance from the Chester County Health Department,

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ADMISSION INFO

$15.  Ticket fees benefit the mission of the Chester County History Center and are nonrefundable. Event is rain or shine. Group sizes will be small, so tickets are limited.

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Apr 10, 2021 at 11:00 am - 12:30 pm (Sat)
  • Apr 15, 2021 at 07:00 pm - 08:30 pm (Thu)
  • Apr 17, 2021 at 11:00 am - 12:30 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Chester County History Center

225 North High Street, West Chester, PA 19380

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