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National Parks Store | Presentation: An Armchair Walking Tour of Tucson


Take a tour of Tucson from the comfort of your chair.

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Wednesday, February 6
12 PM and 2 PM

Take a tour of Tucson from the comfort of your chair! Learn about Tucson’s history and architecture from 1860 to 1910 as you explore Main Avenue and Barrio Viejo through a PowerPoint presentation by Alan Kruse. Meet some of the fascinating people who helped shape Tucson, including Sam Drachman, George Cheyney, Edward Nye Fish, Hiram Stevens, Milton Duffield, Albert Steinfeld, and Lalo Guerrero. Alan will portray John Spring, one of Tucson’s first public school teachers, to guide you through this historical journey.

 

This presentation is free but requires a reservation. To request a reservation, please call 520-622-6014 during business hours beginning one week prior to the event.

 

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Date:
Wednesday, February 6
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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