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National Parks Store | Film: Paving the Way: The National Park-to-Park Highway, Part 1


There was a time when ordinary people began to own automobiles, but there were few paved roads to drive on.

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Wednesday, August 16

12 PM & 2 PM

Pack your spare tires and extra provisions for an epic adventure that was a quintessential moment in American automobile tourism. Join us on the 76-day inaugural tour of the Park-to-Park Highway, a 5,000-mile route that connected all 12 of the national parks in 1920.

Filmmaker Brandon Wade presents this perilous, yet lighthearted story about a time when ordinary people could finally own automobiles but had few paved roads to drive on.

Stories include “For the Benefit & Enjoyment of the People” and “See America First.” Part 1 of 2.

Running time: 56 minutes

To request a reservation, please call during business hours one week prior to the event.



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Event Tags: film, free, highways, national parks, Oro Valley, travel

Date:
Wednesday, August 16
Time:
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Place:
The National Parks Store
12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85755 United States
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Contact:
520-622-6014
Cost:
Free

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