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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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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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 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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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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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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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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travelers

Newest Meetup Groups

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May 25, 2015

Wat is BUURTGENIETEN? In Utrecht wonen zo'n 320.000 inwoners in verschillende buurten. Door in de verschillende buurten stadswandelingen of andere culturele activiteiten te organiseren, wil ik Utrechters de stad beter laten leren kennen, met als twee

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Buurtgenieters
May 19, 2015

Attention all foodies! We are the MA in Food Studies program at the University of the Pacific, San Francisco Campus. We are about Food History, Food Writing or Journalism, Health and Wellness, Food Scarcity, Food Justice, the business side of the Foo

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Foodies
May 17, 2015

Monthly meetings to continue the conversations started during our walking seminars. More about us here: www.ottawadetours.ca

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(de)tourists
May 14, 2015

Sevilla has hosted the main western cultures: Romans, Muslims, Jews and Christians. All of them have left physical remains in the city as well as permanent marks in our cultural identity. This group has been created with the intent of discovering the

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Explorers of the past
May 13, 2015

Do you like history, St. Louis flavor, roleplaying, learning, traveling to a different time, or just wearing fancy clothes and having a fun time? This is a group for doing just that. Saint Louis is such a beautiful and historic city, with much of it

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1904 World Fair Goers
May 12, 2015

For history, great literature, politics, and philosophy enthusiasts. We will be starting our group this June 7th, 1 pm, at the Thomas Paine Memorial Building, 983 North Ave, New Rochelle, NY with a book signing and discussion. The book will be "Great

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Paine Readers members
May 10, 2015

We are Iowa-based Brewers, Brewpub owners & reps, craft beer distributors, and beer lovers who are Friends of the DPLA, the Digital Public Library of America (http://dp.la). Together, we are working to help spread the word about the DPLA by developin

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Iowa Beer Friends of the DPLA
May 8, 2015

Enjoy some local coffee, meet with City Planners, and talk about Tempe Celebrate the many things that make each Tempe neighborhood unique and special by taking part in Character Area Planning. We want to discover what you value most about your neighb

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Residents and Businesses
May 7, 2015

Join us! Friendly people! This Social group is for the young thinking, fun loving, 55+ crowd.  For conversation starters, each event will have a theme for conversation and sharing of information. Meet new people and learn about who others recommend,­

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Social Boomers
May 4, 2015

How are beavers responsible for modern day Manhattan? Wait, there were actually lobsters 6-feet long in the East River? What church in Manhattan makes about $10-15 million a year? As a native New Yorker, I spent 23 years of my life living with blinde

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Urban Explorers
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