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DSI’s Downtown Architectural Walking Tour
October 4 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pmFREE
Join Anthony Rubano of the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency for DSI’s popular FREE walking tour, where he discusses the architectural styles, materials, and treatments that make up historic downtown Springfield. He will also talk about design successes and areas for improvement along the way.
Those interested should meet at the Lincoln family statutes on the southeast corner of the Old State Capitol State Historic Site.
The tour will head West on Adams street, viewing buildings on the plaza and then South on 5th street with stops that include Herndon’s Department Store, First United Methodist Church, Jackson Street and the AT&T Building. The tour will conclude with a complimentary reception at The Pharmacy Gallery & Art Space.
The Architectural Walking tours are free, open to the public and last about 1 ½ hours, always finishing at a wonderful downtown establishment.