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October, 2022

Thu20Oct8:30 AMThu10:15 AMGrandview Drive Walking Tour - Peoria Historical Society8:30 AM - 10:15 AM Pimeteoui Trail which is located at the first small park area/turnaround on Grandview Drive, about a third of a mile from Prospect Road. Event Organized By: Peoria Historical Society Cost:$15 Event Type :Special Event

Time

(Thursday) 8:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Location

Grandview Drive

Pimeteoui Trail which is located at the first small park area/turnaround on Grandview Drive, about a third of a mile from Prospect Road.

Event Details

Using the sidewalks on the bluff side of the Drive, view the incredible Lusk Castle, built as a wedding gift. Pass by the entrance to the Country Club of Peoria at the top of the former path to Al Fresco Park. Continue down to the House of a Thousand Panes, former home to visiting CAT guests as well as a local advertising firm’s family. Stonecrest, the former home of the Block family of Block and Kuhl, is a beautiful home with a unique exterior. Return to the starting point while discussing other noteworthy people and their residences. The tour is about 2 miles long, and the pace of the tour is leisurely with places to stop and rest.

Cost

$15

Organizer

Peoria Historical Society309-674-1921 611 SW Washington St, Peoria

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