|Part of 125th Anniversary Commemoration|
Courtesy photo - Step Back in Time at Pennington's 125th Anniversary Historic House Tour on Saturday, October 3rd. The tour includes the above 1850 Greek Revival/Italianate house on North Main Street
On Saturday, October 3rd, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., the Hopewell Valley Historical Society will host tours of historic homes in Pennington Borough. The tour will feature some of Pennington’s most historic and architecturally distinctive homes.
Tickets are $20 in advance and are available for purchase on the Hopewell Valley Historical Society’s website located at www.hopewellvalleyhistory.org, and, as of September 1st, at the following locations in and around Pennington: The Front Porch, 24 S. Main Street, Twirl Toy Store, 10 N. Main Street, and Gloria Nilson Realtors, 800 Denow Road in the Hopewell Crossing shopping center.
On the day of the tour, tickets can be purchased for $25 at Sun National Bank, N. Main Street and E. Delaware Avenue and at the Wesley Alumni House at the Pennington School on W. Delaware Ave.
House tour booklets also will be available at these locations for purchasers of advance tickets.
Parking will be available to the rear of the Pennington School off Burd Street and in downtown Pennington off N. Main Street by Borough Hall.
Those who would like to volunteer as a docent in one of the houses (and take the tour for free), should email Volunteer Coordinator Winn Thompson at Tqmpropmgm@aol.com or House Tour Coordinator Tom Ogren at email@example.com.