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Historical Society Walking Tour Exposes Hidden Gems

Historical Society Walking Tour Exposes Hidden Gems

There are hidden historical gems to be found in and around Manchester's Center Memorial Park, and even those who have lived their entire lives in Manchester may have passed them dozens of times without having taken a second look.

On Saturday, July 23, Manchester Historical Society's Susan Barlow led a walking tour of the area, providing participants with an opportunity to learn about Manchester's long history, and about some of the important contributions made by the Cheney family.

The tour started out in front of town hall on Center Street, moving on to the former Hall of Records, known today as the probate court. Probate Judge Michael Darby provided a little history of his...

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