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Five-K Walk of Davis History

Five-K Walk of Davis History

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I came to Davis for my doctorate over 10 years ago, and fell in love with the city, both past and present. As an academic researcher, genealogist, and local history lover, I've put together a historical walking tour of Davis because so many people spend time in places whose past is hidden right there in plain sight. Spending 90 minutes with the history enhances any other Davis experience.
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What we’ll do

We begin and end at Central Park, home of the Saturday morning Farmers' Market and the Hattie Weber Museum of local Davis history and heritage. We will walk and talk a 5K: stops include the Bicycle Hall of Fame, train depot, Putah Creek and the Native American Contemplation Garden, the Mondavi Center for Performing Arts, historical markers including original olive and fig trees from the Davis and…

What else you should know

We WILL be walking ~3.2 mi., so please wear comfy shoes, dress in layers, and bring water. The walk usually takes 2 hours. If you need to shorten it or need to be somewhere after, let me know in advance so I can accommodate you. We meet at Central Park in front of the Hattie Weber Museum on C St.

What I’ll provide

Water
Bottled water available for guests

What to bring

Walking shoes

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Where you'll be

Hattie Weber Museum Central Park Bicycle Hall of Fame The Davisville Train Depot (Union Pacific Railroad) Aggie Village Site of the Jerome C. and Mary Chiles Homestead Peter J. Shields Library Emil Mrak Hall The University Silo Unitrans Depot Putah Creek Native American Contemplative Garden The Mondavi Center for Performing Arts UC Davis Arboretum

This experience is available starting April 04, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused through Friday, April 3rd due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

We WILL be walking ~3.2 mi., so please wear comfy shoes, dress in layers, and bring water. The walk usually takes 2 hours. If you need to shorten it or need to be somewhere after, let me know in advance so I can accommodate you. We meet at Central Park in front of the Hattie Weber Museum on C St.
Serena
Five-K Walk of Davis History
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From $9/person
2 reviews
From $9/person