Spring Hill History Day
June 17, 2023
- 6 Discovery Hill Rd., East Sandwich, MA 02537
- Dates: June 17, 2023
- Location: Thornton Burgess Society
- Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
- Price: $10
Join us and visit Spring Hill to tour its historic buildings and beautiful landscapes. Sites in the Spring Hill neighborhood include the Thornton Burgess Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen*, the Wing Fort House* (built in 1641, one of the oldest homes in New England), East Sandwich Friends Meetinghouse* (built in 1810 recently restored with the help of the Sandwich Preservation Act), a remnant of the Old King’s Highway now Quaker Road, the Blueberry Bog, Niilo Ahehon House, the Clark Hoxie House (a classic 1752 saltbox house), and Shirley’s Woods, walking trails managed by the Sandwich Conservation Trust*.
Limited parking spaces are available at Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen just off 6A, the Quaker Meetinghouse on Quaker Road, and the Wing Fort House on Spring Hill Road.