The Fenton History Center will lead a walking tour of the Lakeview Avenue neighborhood Saturday at 1 p.m. What was life like during the heyday of the "most beautiful street in Jamestown?"
Learn about the upper-class families that lived on the street, the changes over the years and what makes it the stately streetscape it is today. The tour will start at 1 p.m. Guests are asked to arrive by 12:45 p.m. at the Lake View Cemetery office lawn, corner of Lakeview Avenue and Buffalo Street. The tour is approximately two hours long and will end back at the cemetery office.
The tour leaders are Sam Genco, Lake View Cemetery superintendent and Fenton History Center trustee, and Robert Black, architect, Habiterra Architecture and Landscape Architecture, PC. The fee is $10 for potential members and $5 for Fenton History Center members. The tours are offered on a rotating basis through September. The schedule is on the Fenton History Center website. Visit www.fentonhistorycenter.org or call 664-6256 for more information.