Led by volunteers Wayne and Bernice Durfee of Narragansett, the program will lead participants through the historic sites at South Ferry, including the old ferry landing, the World War I military bunkers, and the campus of the URI Graduate School of Oceanography.
A second South Ferry Walking Tour will take place on Wednesday, August 5, at 10:30 a.m.
There will be an option at the conclusion of the tours to view the South Ferry Church. In addition, participants can visit the Coastal Institute Bookstore, which will be open until 2 p.m. during the day of the walk.
The South Ferry Walking Tour is open to the public. Pre-registration is not required. For information or directions call the URI Office of Marine Programs at 874-6211 or visit http://omp.gso.uri.edu.