Fairfield Avenue Walking Tour Text Size

Event takes place on October 12, 2014 at 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM
Fairfield Avenue, Holyoke, MA

Join the Fairfield Avenue Local Historic District Commissioners for a walking tour of the street.

We will walk from house to house and learn who built the  homes, who lived there over the years and what kinds of work they did. Names like  Thorpe,  Fairfield,  Lewis,  Dean are some of the family names on the street. You will have a brief introduction to the meadow that became a ‘trolley car’ neighborhood and to the street that we see today. Local Historic Districts and their guidelines will be explained along the way.

Tours start at  (rain or shine)


1:00 and


Meet your guide on the island near Northampton Street and Fairfield Avenue. Please park on Fairfield Avenue. 

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