Devil’s Half Acre Walking Tour

When:
August 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
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Where:
Bangor Historical Society/Thomas A. Hill House
159 Union St
Bangor, ME 04401
USA
Cost:
$

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 Madam, 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.

 

The 2017 Summer Walking Tours are made possible by:

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