Walkersville Historical Society to hold first house and church tour -- Gazette.Net


The Walkersville Historical Society will hold its first holiday church and home tour.

The tour will be held at 4 p.m. Dec. 15, in the downtown historical section of Walkersville.

Four churches and several homes will be open for tours. Carollers will perform along the streets, and special events will be held at the various churches.

The church tour is free.

To tour the historic homes, tickets are $20 and can be purchased at the following Walkersville businesses, A Bloom Florist, 15 Maple Ave.; Ginger & Spice Marketplace, 21 W. Pennsylvania Ave.; Walkersville Supply & Feed, 35 W. Pennsylvania Ave.; and Royal Chicken, 2-A W Frederick St.

All proceeds from the event will go to the Walkersville Historical Society. The group of 15-to-20 members formed in March, to research and preserve the town’s history.