Date(s) - 04/21/2017
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Saint Anselm College, Coffee Shop and Pub



Friday, April 21 at 2:30

La Francophonie

Historical Tour of the Franco-American neighborhood of Manchester


with Robert Perreault

(held in French)


Friday, April 21 at 2:30 pm

Meeting place: coffee shop


Come discover the Franco-American roots of Manchester with Robert Perreault, writer and historian. During this tour, held in French, you will visit important landmarks in Manchester’s Franco-American neighborhood such as the Church Sainte-Marie, Lafayette Park, and the French Gratitude Train (le Train de la Reconnaissance française). You will also learn about the Franco-Americans who lived in this neighborhood, their historical role, their beliefs, and traditions.