Sunday stroll explores Saratoga’s ‘Gut’
The Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation’s 2014 Summer Sunday Strolling Tours presents “Down in the Valley: Exploring ‘The Gut’ ” on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 10:30 a.m. in Saratoga Springs. The 90-minute tour will met at the southeast corner of Phila and Putnam streets near Ben & Jerry’s.
Ellen Steinberger will lead the exploration of the area known as the “Valley” or “Gut,” a low-lying area east of Broadway that included hotels, boardinghouses, groceries, delis, diners and restaurants and was a largely working class section.
The cost is $5 for SSPF members and $8 for non-members. Reservations are encouraged; call 587-5030, visit http://www.saratogapreservation.org or email Sarah Kaplan at email@example.com.
Founded in 1977, the Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that promotes preservation and enhancement of the architectural, cultural, and landscaped heritage of Saratoga Springs.
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