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Program Announcement: Culture and Commerce - A Walking Tour of Downtown Sandusky
Take a walk back in time as we stop at some of downtown Sandusky’s most interesting buildings - past and present. Join us on Wednesday, June 23, or Saturday, June 26, at 10:30 a.m. and learn how our waterfront city bustled with shops, banks, factories, restaurants, saloons, an opera house, theaters, hotels, and more. Nineteenth Century photographs of downtown Sandusky will illustrate the changes that have occurred over the last 150 years. As this is a walking tour, please wear appropriate shoes and outerwear and be prepared to stand or walk for at least an hour. Registration is required. To register, call 419-625-3834 and press 0 to speak with a switchboard operator (10-5, Monday-Friday) or press Option 6 to leave a message.