Monday, April 28, 2008

Final Countdown: Architreks!

Part II: Downtown

An eight part series leading up to the beginning of the 2008 season of Architreks on Saturday, May 3.

Downtown tours are held the 1st Tuesday at 11 a.m. and the 1st & 3rd Weekends (Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.). Length of tour is approximately 2 hours, 2 miles. There are two tour available each day - North & South - and tours begin at the Contemporary Art Center, 44 East Sixth Street. Cost is $10 per adult, $5 per child.

Highlights: South Tour
Carew Tower • Lombardy Building • Gidding-Jenny Storefront • Ingalls Building • Dixie Terminal • Queen City & University Clubs • Guilford School • Lytle Park & Taft Museum

Highlights: North Tour
City Hall • Plum Street Temple • St.Peter in Chains Cathedral • 800 Broadway • Hamilton Co. Courthouse • Piatt Park Complex • Enquirer Building

Downtown Tour Sponsors:
Blue Wisp; Bromwell's; BW Talgood Realty, Cincinnati Arts Association (Aronoff Center/Music Hall); The Cincinnatian Hotel; The Citadel; dunnhumbyUSA; Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza; LPK Building Leadership Brands; The Phoenix; Pigall's/Twist and JeanRo Bistro; and URS Corporation Architects, Engineers, and Planners.

Next - Part III: Over the Rhine Tours

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