local history Meetups

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This is a group for people either new to New York City, or have called the city home for awhile and are interested in discovering new neighborhoods and learning more about the city's fascinating history, architecture and culture. I started this group

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NYC Neighborhood Explorers
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James River Hikers: Want to explore some of Richmond's most little known beautiful nature and history, get exercise with challenging hikes and meet a diverse group of locals that may become your new friends? If so, you'll love James River Hikers - Hi

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James River Hikers
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We are a group of fun and interesting people who share a common interest in all kinds of creative and visual arts as well as architecture, science and history.  We enjoy visiting museums, galleries and historical sites. We like to expand our interest

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Museum and Arts Enthusiasts
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Want to find cool drinking spots around Brisbane but more off the beaten track? Ok I've been to quite a few meet-ups and they tend to center around the big city bars - Pig n Whistle or Bavarian beer bar or Archive. But when I go out with friends I ne

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HBOBers
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This is a group for anyone interested in the history of Dublin city and county. Come along if you want to share stories about the people and places - or if you want to learn more about this fine city!  The plan is to schedule a wide variety of events

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Dublin Historians
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This group invites you to see your city a little differently. Are you a fan of alleys, easements, secret paths and hidden parks? Or how about just great views and interesting architecture? Join the Seattle Stairway Walkers as we explore a plethora of

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Stairway Walkers
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Welcome to Old New York Bars - Where History and Socializing Converge Are you interested in meeting others who like drinking in old bars, pubs, saloons and taverns? Then this meet up group is for you. We combine a little history with a lot of sociali

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Since 1997, we have gathered weekly to explore the wonders of NJ,  PA,  NY, MD, and DE. The purpose of this group is to promote trail systems in the NY/Philadelphia metropolitan area, as well as other areas of natural and historic significance, throu

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"Hikers"
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Did you know that Buffalo was once one of the largest and wealthiest cities in the country?  At one time, we had the MOST millionaires per capita than any other city in America.  There is proof of it all around us! The purpose of this group is to exp

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Buffalovers
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Taipei is just like a museum. There is a group of people tells the story of this huge museum, inviting travelers strolling along, exploring every single corner, and discovering the landscape and history. For more details, please visit: http://www.tai

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Newest Meetup Groups

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June 25, 2015

A group for people who want to try out Traipse, the new smartphone app with local history, local commerce, and fun, brain-bending puzzles. Particularly for those willing to provide feedback to app developers. Join in and explore Staunton (and other a

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Traipsers
June 25, 2015

Those who do not learn from history are doomed. Or something very like that. If you think there is merit in exploring the recent past to help shape the future - or you just like looking at Victorian newspapers and discussing nostalgia - then this may

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Victorianists
June 22, 2015

Bonjour! If you're interested in Parisian history, join us for a lively, fun walk (in English) through Belleville, off the beaten path! This Meetup group is for people who have seen the major tourist sights and would like to learn more about a differ

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Parisian history lovers
June 21, 2015

We are a group who loves a a good rummage sale, and will go into an old building just to look at the architecture. We are the ones on the historic walking tours and we know all the best antique stores in the area. We love historic places and objects

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June 20, 2015

Walking Tours of local New York City interest

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Walking Tour and Enthusiasts
June 20, 2015

Friends! Let's get together and discover London through Jazz, Soul and Motown music walking tours. Get a fascinating view of London based around a side of our city's history that we hardly hear about. The tour will go off the beaten path through cent

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London Music Lovers
June 12, 2015

Base: Stokes Bay, Gosport, opposite The Isle of Wight If you're up for a bit of 'swagger' and 'swash-bucking' and play hand drums/military drums/fiddle/pipes/tin whistle/flute/accordion/shakers/tam­bourine/finger cymbals/acoustic guitar, etc. then do

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Musicians, Performers, Dancers
June 10, 2015

This is a group for anyone interested in being part of a political campaign. Unlike the current Supervisor and other challengers, I intimately relate to the current experiences, expectations and realities of my fellow Woodbridge residents. Since grad

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Supporters
June 9, 2015

Founded in 1874 by a civil war veteran, The Memphis Kennel Club is one of the oldest sporting traditions in Memphis, Tennessee. The Memphis Kennel Club is older than the Westminster Kennel Club and had the first Best in Show prize award in the countr

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MKC Club Members
June 4, 2015

Hello and Welcome... Welcome to WHITE CLIFFS EXPLORERS. There is just SO much to explore with all 6 senses from music festivals, to walks and rambles, friendships, coffee/tea and cake, art and architecture, laughter and smiles, dowsing, talks, cookin

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Explorers
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