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Monday, October 12, 2015

South Orange Historic House Tour Returns This Weekend


South Orange, New Jersey: The biannual 'Gems of South Orange' House Tour will be held throughout the village this weekend. The tour is a tradition for the South Orange Historical and Preservation Society, and this year's event is themed 'Snapshots of the 20th Century'. Tickets cost $20 in advance and $25 on Saturday, October 17th, when the tour will be held. Participating homes will be open from 11:00am to 4:00pm, and are open to those ages 12 and older. There will be historic vehicles at several of the homes, and the South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) lobby will feature a temporary exhibit. On the day of the tour, tickets can be picked up at SOPAC, and attendees can either drive or walk to the homes, or take a free shuttle. Ticket sales will benefit SOHPS. Addresses of the homes will be revealed on the day of the tour. Click here to learn more.

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