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University of Louisville Jane Jacobs Walk

  • UPA Building 423 Bloom Street Louisville United States (map)

This walking tour will begin at the University of Louisville Urban Planning building. From there we will be taken on a guided tour within the neighborhood of Old Louisville by a professor who is an Old Louisville native. Professor McCoy specializes in Site Planning and has a plethora of knowledge about the community. The tour will focus on architectural styles and their significance, real estate market knowledge, neighborhood demographics, community culture, history, and environmental impacts. Some of the sites we will explore include community gardens, old Victorian homes, and Olmsted park contributions.

Time(s): 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Date: Saturday, September 13.

Event Start/End: 

  • BEGIN at 423 Bloom Street (UPA Building)
  • END at Central Park

Host: Lela Shepherd, University of Louisville Planning Student Organization

Theme: Walking

Accessibility: University of Louisville Urban Planning Students and Friends

Registration: No, all are welcome.