Walking Tour to Silver Spring's Original "Silver" Spring
Join Silver Spring Historical Society president Jerry A. McCoy on a two-hour walking tour to the spring after which our community was named and other historic sites surrounding the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station. McCoy is the author of Historic Silver Spring (2005) and Downtown Silver Spring (2010), both by Arcadia Publishing.
Tours are by appointment only with a minimum of six (6) participants required per tour. Cost is $10.00 per person payable in advance.
Signed copies of both books available for purchase after each tour, $20 each, cash or check..
Tours begin and end at the
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station
8100 Georgia Avenue (at Sligo Avenue)
Silver Spring, MD
Jerry A. McCoy (center) points out architectural detailing on the 1936 Silver Spring Post Office to attendees of the Fall 2008 Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference meeting, held November 6-8, 2008. Photo by George French.