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The History Center - Walking Tour: Automobile Row/Mansion Hill

  • Details

  • 9/24/19
  • 6 - 7 p.m.
  • $5 – $7
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Educational
  • Educational

Event Description

This tour begins and ends at The History Center! Learn about the area originally known as “Mansion Hill” along Third, Second and First Avenues East. Get a closer look at the very few surviving 19th century residences on the“Hill”.

Discover how this section of Cedar Rapids was transformed into “Automobile Row” following the routing of the Lincoln Highway as early as 1913. See many of the restored “Auto Row” structures and get updates on how the area is changing with the expanding MedQuarter District.

Tickets may be purchased at time of the event. No advanced ticket purchases for this event. 
Members: $5
General: $7

Walking tours are generously sponsored by Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust.

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