City Steps: Building Blocks of Boise Tour

Schedule

Sat Jun 01 2024 at 09:00 am to Sat Jul 27 2024 at 12:30 pm

UTC-06:00

Location

Julia Davis Park | Boise, ID

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Guided tour of Boise's history highlighting the cultural identities, activist movements, and environmental forces that have shaped the city.
About this Event

"Building Blocks of Boise" offers 160 years of captivating history, highlighting the many cultural identities, activist movements, and environmental forces that have shaped our community. Each 90-minute guided tour will begin and end at the (700 S Capitol Blvd.) across from Zoo Boise.

This tour is offered as part of a summer-long series of public art and history guided tours alternating on Wednesdays at 11:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. and on Saturdays at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. from June through August. Tours are free and open to the public, with pre-registration required. Space is limited to 15 participants per tour.

Registration is now open for June/July tours.

  • Saturday, June 15, 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.
  • Saturday, June 29, 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, July 10, 11:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 13, 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.
  • Saturday, July 27, 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.

Visit boiseartsandhistory.org/Explore/Guided-Tours to view our summer-long series of guided tours.

Duration: 90 minutes

Distance: 1.5 miles

Capacity: 15

What should I bring? This is a guided walking tour; participants are advised to wear appropriate shoes and bring along a water bottle.

In our commitment to engaging everyone, the City of Boise is actively removing barriers to participation, including for our residents with disabilities and those who prefer a language other than English. If you need an accommodation to access City of Boise’s services, programs, or activities, please contact us at [email protected] or 208-608-7050 (TTY 800-377-3529).

Banner image: The Capitol Boulevard Memorial Bridge in Boise, Idaho, also known as the Oregon Trail Memorial Bridge, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The bridge was designed by Idaho State Bridge Engineer Charles A. Kyle to span the Boise River. It was begun and completed in 1931, and completely renovated in 2013.

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Julia Davis Park, 700 South Capitol Boulevard, Boise, United States

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