Blackstone Canal District

Horse And Wagon  Tours

History / Heritage / Horses - Trip/Tour

Thursdays, July 2, 2015 - August 20, 2015
5:00 PM-8:00 PM

Tours start in Kelley Square
next to the
Farmer's Market

JUNE 20, 2015 – The Wagon Tours are BACK for a seventh straight year! Join trained interpreters from South High School for a riveting journey through Worcester’s Canal District as they tell the farm to factory story of the Industrial Revolution and the immigrants that made it happen.
The 50-minute tours will run each Thursday night in July and August starting Thursday, July 2 nd and ending Thursday, August 20 th. They will start and end at 192 Harding Street behind Crompton Collective. Enjoy the Canal District’s Farmer’s Market at the same time!

Wagons leave every half hour from 5-7:30pm. The first trip will leave at 5pm and the last will leave at 7:30pm. Sign up is on a first come, first served basis. The tours are FREE to the public. ALL are WELCOME! To learn more about the Blackstone Canal, it’s significance in Worcester and the characters on our tour, please visit our website and Facebook page.

Worcester’s Blackstone Canal Horse and Wagon Tours are made possible by: The Canal District Alliance, The Worcester Arts Council, The Greater Worcester Community Foundation, The Committee on Youth Philanthropy at South High School,  This is MYCity! and 14 Canal District Businesses.

“This program is supported in part by The Worcester Arts Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.”

Private Tours can be arranged for $200. 

Michelle Ly -