Sweet History Stroll along the Neponset in Lower Mills

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 1:00pm

What do chocolate and the Neponset River have in common? Join a DCR Park Ranger and Dorchester Historical Society President Earl Taylor on a scenic stroll in Milton and Dorchester Lower Mills to find out.

We'll explore the former Baker Chocolate Factory site and learn about the sweet history of Lower Mills as part of Historic Preservation Month in Massachusetts. We'll end our tour at the Baker Chocolate Artist Lofts and learn about the DCR's Historic Curatorship program. For ages 10 and up.

Meet at the public parking lot in Milton Lower Mills, beside the Milton Yacht Club at 36 Wharf Street in Milton. Parking is limited. Public transportation is encouraged via the Milton Station of the MBTA Mattapan High Speed Line. For more info, visit here.