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Downtown Walking Tour: Law & Disorder

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

August 3, 2019 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM (MDT)

Description

Hour-long guided tours introduce the historic landmarks, contemporary artwork, and cultural highlights of Downtown. Catch a public tour for $10 on the first Saturday of each month, or call 719-886-0088 to reserve a private tour for 10 or more. Student and corporate tours also available!

This month’s topic: Law & Disorder. Facilitated by staffers of the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum,  this tour explores how Colorado Springs officials fought to remain a “dry town” in “wet times;” the captivating story of how local law enforcement, concerned citizens and the Gazette newspaper worked to run the KKK out of town in the 1920s; and an infamous gun battle with train robbers in the streets of Downtown.

Time

Participants are encouraged to arrive at 9:30 a.m. to enjoy a free coffee beverage of their choice (included in ticket price). Tours begins promptly at 10 a.m.

Location

Wild Goose Meeting House

401 N. Tejon St., Colorado Springs, CO, 80903, United States

Please register and pay in advance. If you experience trouble registering, please call Margo at 719-886-0088.

Details

Date:
August 3
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Website:
https://downtownpartnership.growthzoneapp.com/ap/Events/Register/DLbegZP7