June 3, 2014 > Alvarado walking tour
Alvarado walking tour
Submitted By Museum of Local History
On Saturday, June 7, local historian, Timothy Swenson, will host a historical walking tour of Alvarado, sponsored by the Museum of Local History. The tour will walk through old Alvarado; Swenson will talk about 43 historical buildings, some of them long gone, in the area. The tour covers about half a mile of walking and will take about an hour and a half.
A walking tour booklet is available from the Museum of Local History website at www.museumoflocalhistory.org under the ÒPublished DocumentsÓ section. Hard copies of the tour guide will be available at the tour for $3. The walking tour itself is free.
The tour will start at the parking lot of Alvarado Elementary School. Remember, Saturday is also the Old Alvarado FarmerÕs Market, so buy your fruits and veggies, and join the historical tour.
Alvarado Walking Tour
Saturday, June 7
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Alvarado Elementary School, parking lot
31100 Fredi St, Union City