Historic Sparta Walking Tours are conducted throughout the Spring, Summer and Fall.
From May through October, the Jug Tavern will conduct monthly walking tours of the Historic Sparta Neighborhood at the south end of Ossining. Dr. Alan Stahl, a neighborhood resident and former president of the Jug Tavern, who teaches in the history department of Princeton University, will lead the tours.
Each tour will begin at the Jug Tavern (Rockledge Avenue and Revolutionary Road, behind the CVS) at 1 p.m. with a showing of the video “The Battle for Sparta.” Participants will then walk about six blocks through the neighborhood, learning about the historic homes and residents over the past 200 years; the tour will end at around 3 p.m.
For 2021 The tours are outdoors only , masked and socially distanced, and limited to 20 participants. Each tour begins at The Jug Tavern at 1pm and ends there around 3pm. Reserve your spot HERE
The following are Sunday tour dates scheduled for 2021
- Sunday, May 16th
- Sunday, June 20th
- Sunday July 25th
- Sunday August 15th
- Sunday September 19th
- Sunday October 10t
Meet at Davids-Garrison House (The Jug Tavern) 74 Revolutionary Road, Ossining.
Walks are free and last about 2 hours. (Suggested donation is $10 per person, or join JTS, Inc.)
Additional tours can be scheduled for groups by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements.