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Scholars & Settlers History Walk
History Walk begins at the Flagpole on Tappan Square at the intersection of Main and College Sts. in Downtown Oberlin.

Learn about the earliest residents of Oberlin and hear fascinating stories of the triumphs, debates, and scandals linked to the landmarks around Tappan Square. Compare the buildings of today to the buildings of yesteryear using historic photographs and walk away with a lively appreciation of Oberlin's unique heritage. Whether you've lived in Oberlin forever or are new to the area, you'll find much to enjoy.

This tour lasts approximately 60 minutes and covers approximately .5 walking mile around Tappan Square.

Register on-line or call 440.774.1700. This history walk will be cancelled if it is raining at start time and registrants may request refunds or transfers.

COVID-19 Policies:
Advanced registration is recommended due to limited capacity. This tour may not venture indoors and will be limited to 12 participants. Masks are optional for docents and tour guests.

Date: 6/5/2021
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Category: History Walk
Adult Price: $6.00
Member Price: $0.00
College Student Price: $0.00
College Student Member Price: $0.00
Child Price: $0.00
Child Member Price: $0.00
Capacity: 12
Openings: 12