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Springfield Walking Tours

October 8 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Second Saturday Walking Tours:

Successes and Losses of Springfield Buildings, on October 8. Kira Holmes will lead the tour of most endangered properties, showing examples of historic buildings that have been saved and some that have not. Each year, the trust publicizes its list of historic properties that are considered endangered through neglect or redevelopment.

The tour will depart from Springfield Museums and will cost $5 if you are not a Springfield Museums or SPT member. Please buy your tickets in person at Springfield Museums from 10-10:25 AM day of the tour. The tour group will meet at entrance of Springfield Museums by 10:30 AM and leave promptly to start the tour. Please see below for tour guidelines and how to register for the tour.

Tour Guidelines

  • No one should participate that is sick or feeling any COVID-19 symptoms such as fever, coughing and or trouble breathing
  • Participants may wear masks but are not required to during the tour
  • Participants are recommended to avoid close contact, such as shaking hands, or high-fives
  • Participants may practice social distancing during the tour

Second Saturday Walking Tours are sponsored by the Cultural Council.

The Springfield Preservation Trust was founded in 1972 to help preserve and protect historic city properties.

Springfield Museums

Springfield Preservation Trust

Dear Springfield Preservation Trust Supporters,

Buy a City of Homes 2023 calendar today. It is the perfect gift for birthdays, the holidays, and a great keepsake. The calendar this year will be highlighting the McKnight neighborhood. Thank you to all of our sponsors for supporting the calendar!  To see the complete list of our sponsors please visit our website https://springfieldpreservation.org/2023-calendar/ .   Calendars are $15 each and are available at the following locations:

Flowers Flowers, 758 Sumner Avenue

The Flower Box, 596 Carew Street

Springfield Visitor Center, 1319 Main Street

Support SPT by purchasing the calendar online at https://springfieldpreservation.org/2023-calendar/ . Online orders include an additional $7 for shipping and handling fees.

Thank you again for supporting Springfield Preservation Trust!


October 8
10:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT


Springfield Museums
21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA 01103
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(413) 263-6800
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