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Guided Hendersonville History Walks On Main Street

October 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am


Join local historian Mary Jo Padgett for a 90-plus minute walk along Historic Main Street to learn about Hendersonville’s history, architecture, and colorful stories. Learn how the town got its name, who donated the land, bordellos, the oldest block of buildings, amazing fires, trolley lines … and more. Meeting Place: Hendersonville City Hall, front steps (corner of 5th Ave. E. and King St.)

Mary Jo offers 4 different history walks to scheduled dates, all are 90+ minutes, rain or shine. See website for additional dates or to book a private tour. $10 per person age 10 and over | Children under 10 free with paying adult, Recommended to get tickets in advance, as space is limited — but Mary Jo does accept walk ups, provided there is room left in the tour.


Mary Jo Padgett
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City Hall Front Steps
5th Ave E
Hendersonville, NC 28792
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