Downtown Walking Tour: City of Sunshine

February 1, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (MST)

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: By 1900, over 20,000 health-seekers emigrated to Colorado Springs searching for a cure for tuberculosis. Through the streets of Downtown Colorado Springs, discover the history of our region’s greatest asset-turned-industry – stunning scenery, abundant sunshine and mild climate. Visit the locations of notorious TB treatment centers and explore the economic and social impact of the “white plague” on the City of Sunshine

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

Tours depart at 10 a.m. from the Wild Goose Meeting House (401 N. Tejon St).

Contact Information

Downtown Partnership of Colorado Springs
Name: Claire Swinford
Email: claire@downtowncs.com
Details: For assistance on the day of the tour, please text 719-201-1630.
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