Walking Tours

Ocean Grove History Walking Tour

This tour takes participants to various places of historical significance around Ocean Grove. Tour is on foot and lasts approximately 90 minutes.  These tours are offered from mid-June to Labor Day.

 

The Walking Tour begins at the Historical Society of Ocean Grove, 50 Pitman Avenue

 

Ocean Grove Women’s History Walking Tour

Led by history professor Dr. Lyndell O’Hara, this tour takes participants to various stops in Ocean Grove where women made history. Costumed actors represent history’s characters, such as physician Margaret Coleman, evangelist Phoebe Palmer, evangelist Amanda Berry Smith, 1st colored international evangelist, and innkeeper sisters Lydia and Matilda Bull who are as comical as they are enlightening. Tour is on foot and lasts approximately 90 minutes.

 

This walking tour begins at the Historical Society of Ocean Grove, 50 Pitman Avenue.  Tours are offered through the 2018 summer season.

From Tents to Turrets: An Architectural History of Ocean Grove Homes

This walking tour, led by architectural historian Jenny Shaffer, will consider the exteriors of select homes in Ocean Grove, a state and national historic district.  Examples will include a camp meeting tent, Victorian cottages, and twentieth century houses.  Tour is on foot and lasts approximately 90 minutes.

 

This walking tour begins at the Historical Society of Ocean Grove, 50 Pitman Avenue.  Tours are offered through the 2018 summer season.

Please check our website in the next few weeks for dates, prices, and times.

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