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Free Summer Walking Tours | Victorian-Era Oakland

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Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Tours are offered Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. Reservations are recommended but not required.

Preservation Park | , 13th Street and Martin Luther King, Jr. Way., Oakland, CA


Free Summer Walking Tours | Victorian-Era Oakland

A walking tour of a Victorian-era district adjacent to modern office towers. Sites include the historic First Unitarian Church, the Pardee Home Museum, and more than a dozen elegantly restored, 19th century houses — now serving as nonprofit offices, meeting rooms, and conference spaces — in a beautiful garden setting.

Reservations are recommended but not required. To make a reservation, please call (510) 238-3234 or e-mail aallen@oaklandnet.com. Please include the specific tour and date you are requesting in your message.

Tour begins at 10:00 a.m. in front of Preservation Park, 13th Street and Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

2018 Dates

  • Wednesday, May 9
  • Saturday, June 2
  • Saturday, July 28
  • Saturday, August 11
  • Wednesday, September 5
  • Saturday, October 13

Parking is available on Wednesdays at the City Center West Garage. Enter on Jefferson Street between 14th and 12th streets.

Free 90-minute walking tours of downtown Oakland will be offered every Wednesday and Saturday through October. The twice weekly guided tours showcase the city’s changing skyline, landmarks, churches and high-rises.


Event Details


Cost: FREE*
*Tours are offered Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. Reservations are recommended but not required.
Categories: East Bay, History, Walks & Tours
Address: , 13th Street and Martin Luther King, Jr. Way., Oakland, CA

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