Jun 4, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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Historic Newport Walking Tour

Newport, Indiana – now known as Fountain City – was well known before the Civil War as a place of safety for freedom-seekers, or runaway slaves. On this half-mile walking tour, visit locations in town and find out how Newport residents like Levi and Catharine Coffin were instrumental in providing support along the Underground Railroad. Registration required one day prior to the program.

Price: $5/person, $10/family of four or more

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Program support provided by:

Wayne County Foundation