Join Long Beach Heritage on a Downtown Walking Tour March 21
2015-03-16 · By Editor
Join Long Beach Heritage, Saturday, March 21, 2015 for a Walking Tour of Downtown Long Beach. Long Beach was recently voted the best walkable, large city in Southern California by Walk Score, a company that rates neighborhoods throughout the United States. Long Beach is filled with historic gems. From modern architecture to the Art Deco style, it’s all here and waiting to be discovered.
A few of the buildings included on the tour are the WPA Mural-Recreation in Long Beach, Insurance Exchange Building, The Breakers, The Wilmore Building, Farmers & Merchants Bank, First National Bank and the Security Bank Building.
The Long Beach Heritage Downtown Long Beach Walking Tour is Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Participants meet at the WPA Mural, 3rd and the Promenade
The tour begins at 9:00 a.m. and lasts 2 to 2½ hours. Tickets are $ 10.00 each and can be purchased through Pay Pal at www.lbheritage.org. Tickets will be held in will call and distributed at the meeting site. Free parking at the 3rd and Promenade parking structure until noon.
The Walking Tour Program fosters preservation advocacy and education throughout Long Beach. Tours are held the third Saturday of each month.
For additional information, call 562-493-7019 or visit www.lbheritage.org.
Long Beach Heritage is a non-profit education and advocacy group which promotes public knowledge and preservation of significant historic and architectural resources and the cultural heritage of Long Beach.