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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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We are a group of people that enjoy meeting other people so that we can get out and be active together.  Members are people that want to be active and want to meet friends that can motivate and encourage them to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Research

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April 20, 2015

Join an exciting project visualising world history across all timescales - like Google Earth, but able to go back through time!  The current prototypes show this will be an excellent way to explore world history, archaeology and geology. Now it's tim

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historical visionaries
April 16, 2015

Hi my name is Tim, I’m a 30 year old Dutchman who loves my home city of Amsterdam Walk with me around Amsterdam's historic old districts and learn the story of this great and vibrant city. Discover how it all started- from a simple swamp harbour in t

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Tourist, outdoor, new in town
April 10, 2015

Calling all constant learners and knowledge seekers! Sure, we love festivals, parades, food and booze - but we live in a city steeped in history, soul, culture and amazing architecture. Come explore what made New Orleans what it is today - whether it

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Constant Learners
April 9, 2015

The Historical Society of Rockland County is an educational organization dedicated to engaging diverse audiences in a dynamic dialogue about the rich historical heritage of Rockland County. To fulfill its mission, the Society: (A) Collects, catalogue

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Rockland History Enthusiasts
April 8, 2015

Toronto Walking Tours is a group for tourists, locals, and people who are new to the city and want to get to know it better. We strive to give a variety of walking tours that will reveal the city's past, hidden treasures, and intrinsic beauty. Some t

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sightseers
April 8, 2015

Together with other mural and public art enthusiasts, we explore, research and preserve London’s murals through walks, talks and restoration projects as part of the London Mural Preservation Society. We organise regular walks and events and are alway

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Mural Enthusiasts
April 7, 2015

For thirty years, today's Malibu Creek State Park was owned by 20th Century Fox Studios where parts of over 100 movies and television shows were shot. In this fun and easy one-hour walk, we'll stand where Elvis, Cary Grant, Barbara Stanwyck, Charlton

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movie lovers
April 4, 2015

Hello from the Bergen County Historical Society! We offer regular programming including events, reenactments, walking tours and lectures about the history of Bergen County and New Jersey. Our headquarters are located at Historic New Bridge Landing in

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April 4, 2015

This is a group for anyone interested in exploring our amazing city while walking. Our walks will be several miles long, focused on enjoying our city, its divers architecture, statues, gardens, parks, and enjoying our social networking. We may also c

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DCWalkers
April 3, 2015

This is a place for students, faculty, staff, and alumni associated with the School of Public Affairs at Baruch College, and friends from the broader community, can discover and organize events related to the issues and professional aspirations that

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