617-730-2700 | 617-730-2674 (F) bacep@psbma.org
Adult & Community Education
Sign In   |   View Cart   |     |   Help
 
Print your course information.
Email to a friend
Return to Course Catalog

Course Catalog

Upham's Corner Walk: Boston Crossroads  

Upham's Corner is one of the oldest crossroads in Boston. Join us while we explore this interesting section of Dorchester, and learn how infrastructure and commerce of the past drove the neighborhood to what it is today. We will walk up a piece of the Emerald Necklace that did not get built (Columbia Road) and find out why not. We will see a series of commercial buildings and discuss why Amos Upham came to this intersection to open his store in 1804.You'll see both the oldest surviving thing in Dorchester, the North Burying Ground, as well as talk about some exciting future plans for Upham's in the Imagine Boston 2030 plan. This tour is presented in partnership with Upham's Corner Main Street, an organization whose mission is to improve quality of life in the Upham's Corner business district by helping neighborhood businesses thrive.

 

Upham's Corner Walk: Boston Crossroads

Instructor: Boston By Foot Day of the Week: Sa
Dates: 5/16/2020 - 5/16/2020 Number of Sessions: 1
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Tuition: $20.00

Location: Meet at the Dorchester North Burying Ground gates, Columbia Road and Stoughton Street, Boston

 

Classes will not be in session

Monday, November 11, 2019 (Veterans Day)
Wednesday evening -Saturday, November 27-30, 2019 (Thanksgiving)
Monday, January 20, 2020 (MLK Day)
Monday – Saturday, February 17-22, 2020 (February Vacation)

Contact Us

Administrative Office: 2 Clark Road, Brookline, MA 02445
Brookline High School (Evenings and Saturday): 115 Greenough Street, Brookline, MA 02445
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 150, Brookline, MA 02446
Email: bacep@psbma.org
Telephone: 617-730-2700
Fax: 617-730-2674

Hours & Locations

2 Clark Road, Brookline 02445
– Monday-Friday: 8:30am – 4:30 pm
Brookline High
– Monday-Thursday: 4:30pm – 9:30pm and
Saturday: 8:30am – 2:00pm
Please note: hours may change during the summer and holiday/vacation weeks.

Click here for maps and further information for all BA&CE locations.

Copyright 2014. Brookline Adult & Community Education (BA&CE). All rights reserved.
Powered by CampusCE.