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11:00 AM - Oberlin Architecture History Walk
This tour begins at the southeast corner of Tappan Square, at Main and College Streets.

Find out how the landscape, college campus, and town developed over its 180+ years on this walking tour of Oberlin. Learn which architectural styles prevailed, which were criticized by the community, and how several renowned architects came to work in Oberlin.

$6 per adult, free for students. Space is limited, reservation required.
Register on-line or call 440.774.1700.

This tour is also offered on Saturday, May 23 at 5:00 pm

The Oberlin Heritage Center offers a number of options for guided tours and themed history walks for Oberlin College Commencement/Reunion Weekend. Some tours are free, others range in fee from $3-$6 for adults. (Remember ALL tours are free for OHC members, college students and children under 18.) Drop-in visitors are welcome for the Oberlin Origins “Sneak Peek” tour while all other tours require advance registration.

Date: 5/24/2020
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Category: History Walk
Adult Price: $6.00
Member Price: $0.00
College Student Price: $0.00
College Student Member Price: $0.00
Child Price: $0.00
Child Member Price: $0.00
Capacity: 30
Openings: 30