Cultural Heritage Tours

A project of the ETHNIC HERITAGE CENTER

Map & Sites

Use this interactive map for an overview of the tour. Each site has a description and image for viewing. The list follows the numbering of the sites for an easy self-guided walking tour. Use the "On the Tour" list to read more about each of the sites. Follow the links "About the Tour" for more information.


History of Wooster Square

By the late eighteenth century, the Wooster Square area was known as the New Township. It had become the center of seaport related activity, with Long Island Sound just three blocks away...