When:
Monday, Jul 17, 2017 5:30p -
6:30p

Where:
Boston Athenæum
10 ½ Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108

Admission:
FREE

Categories:
< 21, Art, Date Idea, Meetup

Event website:
http://www.bostonathenaeum.org/events/upcoming-events/all

Join a Boston Athenæum docent for an hour-long tour focused on the history of the Athenæum, its iconic building, and its special collections.

Tours are limited to 8 participants and often fill to capacity. We recommend registering a month in advance, especially for weekend tours.

Call Circulation at 617-227-0270, ext. 301 to register.

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The Athenæum's five galleried floors overlook the peaceful Granary Burying Ground, and, as Gamaliel Bradford wrote in 1931, "it is safe to say that [no library] anywhere has more an atmosphere of its own, that none is more conducive to intellectual aspiration and spiritual peace." The building was designated as a National Historic Landmark in 1966.

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