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Devils Half Acre Walking Tour

September 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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One event on September 10, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Even though Maine enacted a Prohibitory Law in 1851, Bangor didn’t comply. In the area known as the “Devil’s Half Acre” saloons & brothels reigned and vice & violence thrived.

Led by the city’s most notorious Madame, Fan Jones, this tour shines a light on Bangor’s wicked side and tells the tales of the people who are just as much a part of the city’s history as those who lived in the majestic homes on Broadway.

This tour meets at the Bangor Historical Society/Thomas A. Hill House, 159 Union Street, Bangor.

Tickets are $10.

For more information please call 207-942-1900.

Details

Date:
September 10
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Venue

Thomas Hill House
159 Union Street
Bangor, ME
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