When:
June 25, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
2017-06-25T14:00:00-04:00
2017-06-25T14:15:00-04:00
Where:
Meet at Gethsemane Cemetery office
670 Baker St
West Roxbury, MA 02132
USA
Cost:
$10 suggested donation
Contact:
Historic Newton
617-796-1450
Walking Tour of Brook Farm: A Utopia and More @ Meet at Gethsemane Cemetery office | Boston | Massachusetts | United States

In the 1840s, Brook Farm was a utopian community for Transcendentalists including Nathaniel Hawthorne, The land was also used as a poor farm, a training camp during the Civil War, and an orphanage. Learn about the layers of Newton history with former Newton South High School English teacher Dwight MacKerron as you walk through the site.