Sat
24

African American History Walking Tour with Ray Rickman

Saturday, September 24, 2011

10:00 AM-11:00 AM

Cost: $15; includes a copy of "African Americans on College Hill"

Tour departs from RISD Auditorium, on the Providence River between College and Waterman Streets in Providence.

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These walking tours celebrate the history of African Americans who lived on College Hill from 1701 to the present. Ray Rickman, a well known community leader, will lead a lively discussion and offer his perspective on the people and historic buildings of Providence's oldest neighborhood.

Reservations are required.

For more information, contact Will McIntire at 401-421-0606 or will@rickmangroup.com.