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Extended Take a Hike Season

Take a Hike:  Downtown Cleveland Walking Tours

Extended Tour Season:  Tuesdays, Now – December 16, 2014

Time: 6:00 – 7:30 PM

Location: Meet in The Arcade (401 Euclid Avenue)

Historic Euclid Avenue Tour: Combining highlights of both the Gateway District and PlayhouseSquare Take a Hike tours from the summer tour season, this tour will provide attendees with the opportunity to learn about historic dime stores, such as Woolworth’s and Kresge’s, the incredible Arcade, which was modeled after the great light courts of Europe, the 5th Street Arcades, The 9, including the Cleveland Trust  Rotunda, renowned department stores, such as Halle’s and Sterling Linder, important social clubs, such as The Union Club, and the GE Chandelier.  Rotating Historic Characters will include Congresswoman Frances Payne Bolton, Mayor Tom Johnson, Garrett Morgan, Alan Freed and/or Milton Krantz.

Tour admission is FREE.  Donations are encouraged to help fund future tours.  4,000 people “took a hike” during the 2014 summer tour season.  You can join in the fun this Fall by taking advantage of this first-time opportunity with the extended season!

Take a Hike is a program of Historic Gateway Neighborhood Corporation.  The extended season is made possible through the generosity of PlayhouseSquare, The 9 and The Arcade.

For more information, call 216.771.1994.



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