Homer in the City Walking Tour
Discover the geographical, cultural and historical setting where Winslow Homer lived and painted in the late 19th century. This special tour is offered in conjunction with Homer at the Beach and is scheduled for September 21, 29, October 6 and 12.
Guided walking tours are held rain or shine and last about 1½ hours; participants should be comfortable being on their feet for that amount of time. $10 members; $20 nonmembers (includes Museum admission). Space is limited; reservations required. Tickets can be purchased by calling 978-283-0455 x10 or online at Eventbrite.
William A. Elwell (1827–1891), “View from Banner Hill, East Gloucester, Looking Northerly across Inner Harbor,” 1876. Centennial Photographic Album. Albumen print, 8″ x 10″. Cape Ann Museum. Gift of the City of Gloucester Chamber of Commerce, 1941 (976.2).