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“Walking tour of Fairhaven is a must!”
Review of City Hall

Ranked #4 of 10 things to do in Fairhaven
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Owner description: Government building known for its beautiful red-brick architecture and landmark clock tower.
Arlington, VA
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29 reviews
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“Walking tour of Fairhaven is a must!”
Reviewed August 7, 2012

If you are visiting Fairhaven, New Bedford, or other areas on Buzzard's Bay, make time for the morning walking tour of Fairhaven with Christopher Richard, the Director of Tourism. Dressed in late 19th century garb, he gives a delightful history of the glory days of Fairhaven and the beautiful Town Hall and library, donated by oil baron Henry Huddleston Rogers. Tour takes about 90 minutes and is free ( no tipping even). Mr. Richard is perfect guide, knowledgable and wry. Stop by after the tour for a great lunch at the Pumpernickel Cafe.

Visited August 2012
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South Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“A must see!”
Reviewed June 2, 2012

City hall, a must see?? Yes! Wonderful architecture, stained glass windows. Be sure to see the 2nd floor auditorium as well.

Visited March 2012
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