april, 2021

10apr10:00 am4:30 pmWALK, HIKE, & BIKE HISTORY TOURS10:00 am - 4:30 pm(GMT-05:00) View in my time

Event Details

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) announced State Historic Sites in Springfield will host a series of FREE “Walk, Hike and Bike History” tours beginning April 10 and continuing through mid-November 2021. 

Tours will be guided by history education interpreters from the IDNR Office of Land Management, with each tour ranging in duration from one to two hours. Reservations, which will be required, can be made through the IDNR website along with a complete list of tour options. The April 10 kick-off schedule includes:

  • 10:00-11:30 a.m., Friends of Lincoln Oak Ridge Cemetery Hike, Begins/ends at Lincoln Tomb
  • 10:00 a.m.-Noon, Eight-mile Bike Tour, Begins/ends State Capitol Visitor Center
  • 10:30-11:30 a.m., Design Like Frank Lloyd Wright Drawing Tour, Begins/ends Dana House
  •     courtyard
  • 10:30-11:30 a.m., 1908 Race Riot Walking Tour, Begins/ends at Old State Capitol
  • 1:00-2:30 p.m., Military History Hike at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Begins/ends at Lincoln Tomb
  • 1:00-2:30 p.m., History Bike Tour 5 Houses/5 Miles, Begins/ends State Capitol Visitor Center
  • 1:30-2:30 p.m., Designing for Change Women’s History Walk, Begins/ends Dana House courtyard
  • 3:00-4:30 p.m., Black History Walk at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Begins/ends at Lincoln Tomb 

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Time

(Saturday) 10:00 am - 4:30 pm(GMT-05:00) View in my time

Location

Various Locations

Various Locations

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