Architectural Geology: Building Stones of Northampton
A Walking Tour with Geologist John Brady
Saturday, October 12, 2019
9:00 to 10:30 am
$8 members and donors; $12 all others
Pre-registration Required. Limited to 15.
Meet at Historic Northampton, 46 Bridge Street, Northampton, MA
Join John Brady, recently retired geologist from Smith College, on a 90-minute tour of downtown Northampton. Learn about the geologic origins of the stone blocks used to build some of the City's most iconic downtown buildings, from the Court House and First Churches to City Hall and beyond. On this tour, John will expand your view of Northampton and reveal connections to more than 400 million years of earth history.