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Walking Tour: Downtown Brooklyn

Date: Sunday July 23, 2017
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Vantage Point Park, foot of 13th Ave at East 12th Street

Oakland's American origins date from the 1840s when redwoods logged in the Oakland hills were shipped from yhr foot of 13th Avenue. This tour begins at the 1856 shoreline and explores commercial and government buildings, homes and churches in this historic part of Oakland. A long but level walk.

Please arrive 15 min before start of tour. Wear comfortable, sturdy shoes, sunscreen and bring water.

Leader: Kathleen DiGiovanni