Balboa Park History Stroll, San Diego History Center, July 31

 

Date: July 31, 2014bp_stroll_-_gabe_and_tour_group_2013

Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Ever wonder how Balboa Park was named?  What structures stood in various locations in 1915?  Who were some of the individuals who helped shape the landscape and built environment, and what did they originally envision it to look like? Were the buildings in the Park today, copies or interpretations of real structures in other parts of the world?  What elements changed to prepare the Park for the 2nd Exposition in 1935?  Learn these trivia tidbits and more on this one hour walking tour along the Park’s main street, with offshoots to locales with forgotten stories to reveal.  Specially trained History Center guides lead this easy paced stroll through the Park revealing many of the intriguing aspects of its past, its endearing present, and exciting future.

Cost:  $10 SDHC members, $12 general

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San Diego History Center
1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
619-232-6203
http://www.sandiegohistory.org/