Gather at the Milford Century Club at 18 N. Church Street. Local historian David Kenton will lead the tour and provide information about Milford's early history. Tour will last about two hours. This North Milford Tour will make stops at the Old Red Mill and peninsula site on the Riverwalk, Parson Thorne's home and cemetery, the early tannery district on Mill Street, Milord's first main street along NW Front, Joseph Oliver's homesite behind Walnut Street and early Milford merchant homes. The tour will finish with a walk along Walnut Street to discuss early stores and the Mispillion River wharves.
Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes and bring a bottle of water. Reservations are required and may be obtained by calling the Museum at 302-424-1080. The cost of the tour is $10 which is payable in advance or the day of the tour.
The Milford Museum is located at 121 S. Walnut Street. It is open 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. on Sunday. Closed on Mondays and holidays. Admission is FREE. For additional information, call 302-424-1080.