WHAT: HISTORIC TOUR OF UPTOWN CHURCHES WITH STAINED GLASS ART FEATURED
WHEN: SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7TH FROM 1-4P.M.
WHERE: 2 Court street, 24 W. State Street, 32 W. Carpenter Street, 38 N. College Street and 2 S. College Street
Tickets available from ACHSM or churches during tour
Visit Churches in any order during tour 1-4pm
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN – 2 N Court St
FIRST UNITED METHODIST – 2 S College St
ST. PAUL CATHOLIC – 38 N College St
MT. ZION BAPTIST – 32 W Carpenter St
FIRST CHRISTIAN DISCIPLES OF CHRIST – 24 W State
Visit www.ohio.edu/people/deanr/histchurchdetail.html for photos and addition information
For this year’s Historic tour, creator and coordinator Therese Lackey has decided to highlight 5 beautiful uptown historic churches. With a focus on the beautiful stained glass work in each church, this tour is not to be missed! You can tour the sites at your leisure and in whatever order you choose. There will be tour guides at each location to provide participants with historical background of each church and to answer your questions. There will also be musical elements to enjoy.
Parking is free in the City garage and on the street during this years tour.
Tickets are $15.00 ea. for non-ACHSM members.Members will enjoy a 33% discount making member tickets $10.00 ea. so consider becoming a member this year! Membership is $20.00 for individuals, $35.00 for family and $1,000.00 for life memberships.
Tickets can be purchased before the tour at the Athens County Historical Society & Museum located at 65 N. Court Street. Cash, checks or credit/debit cards can be used. The day of the tour, tickets can be purchased at any of the churches in the tour.
Please call us at 740-592-2280 if you have questions or need tickets mailed to you.