Talking Walls of Gloucester

Hosted By: 

The City of Gloucester and the Gloucester Committee for the Arts
Did you know that our region offers some of the finest Works Project Administration (WPA) and other New Deal era program murals? Many of Gloucester's murals are located within it's historic City Hall and you will have an opportunity to view these gems with Art Historian, Susan Erony! Susan will take you on a guided talk and tour (at 1 PM) of City Hall's renowned and extensive wall murals created by the Works Projects Administration (WPA) in the 1930s. Don't miss the chance to spend time with these vibrant paintings, many recently restored, that add yet another unique flavor and richness to Gloucester's artistic history.

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Location: 

9 Dale Avenue, Gloucester, MA, 01930

Driving Directions: 

I-95 to Rte-128N to Gloucester. At first traffic circle (Grant Circle Rotary) take first right onto Washington St. Turn left on Railroad Ave. Turn left at buoy marker onto Prospect St. Turn right on Dale Ave. Gloucester City Hall is on the left.
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