The History Center - Walking Tour: College District/Mound View Neighborhood

  • Details

  • 8/27/19
  • 6 - 7 p.m.
  • $5 – $7
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Educational
  • Educational

Event Description

Enjoy a closer look at this incredibly historic neighborhood nestled between the campuses of Coe College and Mt. Mercy University in northeast Cedar Rapids. Discover the unusual history of the first name for this area.


The tour features an eclectic mix of residential, commercial and early industrial historic sites. Highlights of the tour include many places associated with celebrated artist Grant Wood including a close look at his Cedar Rapids childhood home where he lived starting in 1901.