Architectural Walking Tours

Upcoming Tour:

  • British Influences on Westborough’s Architecture, Sunday, October 6, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at the Library steps.  join R. Christopher Noonan and Luanne  Crosby as they talk (and sing!) about the interplay and influences of the British Empire’s architectural traditions on Westborough’s buildings, neighborhoods, and even cemetery design. This program is part of the Westborough History Connections series on Westborough and India under the British Empire.

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Past Tours:

Walk #1: Miracles on Main Street: Local Community Development Principles (click on the title to view the Westborough TV recording of the tour). PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #2: Archaeology Primer: Westborough’s Pre-History. PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #3: From Head to Toe: Westborough’s Early Mercantile Period. PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #4: From Head to Toe (Part 2): Westborough’s Mercantile Period. PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #5: Geography to Somewhere: Westborough’s Place in History. PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #6: Westborough on the Move. PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #7: The Rise of Middle Class America. PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #8: The Rise of Middle Class America (Part 2). PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #9: Westborough Comes into its Season. PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #10: Immigrant Workers to International Business. PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #11: Come Feel the Vibe: Post World War II Housing Explosion. PDF booklet for the walk.

Walk #12: Meet Your Ancestors: Life, Death and Literacy. PDF booklet for the walk.