Sellwood Neighborhood - Part II Tour

08/28/2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT

Category

Walking Tour

Admission

  • $20.00  -  General Public
  • $12.00  -  AHC Members

Description

IMPORTANT NOTE: UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, MOUTH AND NOSE FACE COVERINGS ARE REQUIRED TO BE WORN BY ALL WALKING TOUR ATTENDEES OVER THE AGE OF TWO (2).

This tour examines an early boom era in the Sellwood neighborhood that occurred from 1900 - 1930. The history of the area is filled with interesting stories, including the development of Oaks Park and the Olmsted parks plan, a one-time horseracing track, the construction of churches and a community center, and the rise of the 13th Avenue business district. The popular architectural styles of the era provide a backdrop as you explore the rich history of this vibrant community.

Space is Limited. Pre-Registration is Required.

 

 

Photo: Sellwood Community Center. Courtesy of Eileen Fitzsimons.

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