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Workers' Walk at the Paine Estate - Stonehurst

Workers' Walk at Stonehurst, the Robert Treat Paine Estate
Sat, 09/01/2018 - 10:00am
Stonehurst, the Robert Treat Paine Estate, 100 Robert Treat Paine Dr., Waltham, MA
Open to Public: 
Yes
Attendance Fee: 
No
Registration required: 
No
Must be accompanied by an adult: 
Yes
Event Description: 

A special tour of the landscape honoring workers in celebration of Labor Day.
Tour the fields, farm & forest created by influential worker advocates at the height of the labor movement; enjoyed by workers for health and refreshment since the 19th century; and covered with forgotten orchards, vegetable gardens and ruins tended by past farm workers. 
Some areas on this mile-long walk are off the beaten path, so please wear sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle and bug spray. 
Cohosted by Stonehurst, Waltham Public Library, Waltham Land Trust and Healthy Waltham.   Part of a series of cultural events around Waltham highlighting local workers in celebration of Labor Day.