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OLMSTED EVENT: 2nd Saturday Walking Tour, 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

September 9, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

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From great white and great blue herons to the site of the long-gone Spire Head gazebo, there are many features to discover in Delaware Park. Fans of “Gala Water,” as the lake was originally called, are invited to view its sights and learn its history and lore during the Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy’s 2nd Saturday Walking Tours Around Hoyt Lake. Two 90-minute tours will depart from the grand staircase at Lincoln Pkwy and Hoyt Lake.

Tour Times:
First tour: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Second tour: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Meeting Point:
Tour departs from the grand staircase at Lincoln Pkwy and Hoyt Lake
199 Lincoln Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14222

Tour Guide:
Jim Mendola, Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy volunteer archivist

BOPC Members: $5
Non-BOPC Members: $10


Please Note: We will not be issuing physical tickets. Please check-in with your name prior to the walking tour you purchased. All proceeds to benefit the Conservancy.

Other Walking Tour Dates:
August 12, led by volunteer archivist & historian, Jim Mendola

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September 9, 2017
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Marcy Casino
199 Lincoln Parkway
Buffalo, 14209
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