through its Historical Markers (self-guided)
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. starting at Rock Harbor Fun Tent (9)
Pick up a pamphlet showing Historical Sites of Interest in Orleans at our Celebrate Our Waters Event Headquarters, Rock Harbor Fun Tent, or download the app at CHOCENTERS.ORG.
Choose among three walking tour options. “Orleans’ Historian Bonnie Snow’s Walking Trails: Main Street,” “East Orleans,” or her map of “Historical Sites of Interest in Orleans.” Learn about the founding of Orleans and its proud lifesaving, commercial, and battle history. Check out Academy Place, Depot Square, the Old Methodist Burial Ground, the Old Firehouse, Village Green, and Nauset Beach where a set of markers commemorates the Lifesaving Heritage of Orleans.
Sponsored by the Centers for Culture and History in Orleans, CHO