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Lee Harvey Oswald Running Tour

Lee Harvey Oswald Running Tour

Duration:1 hour total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

For the last 20 years, I've run wherever I've lived or visited. I've won a handful of 5Ks and participated in many 10Ks, triathlons and am currently training for a half marathon. Every location and every runner has a history and a story to tell. I love learning about and sharing the history of Oak Cliff and, in particular, the connection between Oak Cliff and the assassination of John F. Kennedy…
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What we’ll do

Oak Cliff is rich in history and Lee Harvey Oswald is a big part of that. We'll start by meeting in Kidd Springs Park for a short introduction and stretch. We'll take off at a pace you set. Our first stop will be Oswald's apartment, the site of the famous rifle picture. From there, we'll run to the home on Beckley Avenue where Oswald was renting a room at the time of the assassination and his…

What else you should know

Summers and winters are pretty harsh in Texas. Be sure to dress for your desired level of running comfort. And don't worry; we always run or walk at your pace!

What to bring

Your best and favorite running gear

Where you'll be

Each stop on the running tour of Oak Cliff is the scene of an important piece of Oak Cliff and Dallas history, from Lee Harvey Oswald's apartment and room, past Lake Cliff Park (previously one of the largest amusement parks in the south), down Jefferson Boulevard where Oswald was arrested at the Texas Theatre and down Bishop Avenue.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Summers and winters are pretty harsh in Texas. Be sure to dress for your desired level of running comfort. And don't worry; we always run or walk at your pace!
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scenic run
Lee Harvey Oswald Running Tour
New experience
$15 per person
New experience
$15 per person