Bone up on local history at bridge walk

ADDISON — Enjoy a leisurely guided walk to explore the history and views from the Lake Champlain Bridge on Sunday, July 30, at 1:00 p.m. This is the first of two “Points of Interest” guided bridge walks offered in 2017 by the Chimney Point State Historic Site in Addison, and Crown Point State Historic Site in Crown Point, New York. Site administrator Elsa Gilbertson (Vt.) and site manager (N.Y.) Michael Roets lead the tour.
Meet at the Crown Point State Historic Site museum on the New York end of the bridge to start. Allow at least two hours for this walk back and forth across the bridge. Learn about the historic and archaeological importance of this crossing and beautiful location on Lake Champlain.
The fee is $6.00 for adults, free for children under 15, and includes admission to the Crown Point and Chimney Point museums. Wear a hat and bring water.
The second bridge tour is September 24, at 1:00 p.m., starting at the Chimney Point State Historic Site museum, in Addison. 

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