Architectural detail of column railing outside of Foellinger Auditorium

Historical Campus Walking Tour: “Class Fights, Bootleggers, and Illicit Sex: Crimes on Campus, 1868-1968”

History Department instructor Nathaniel Tye will take visitors to selected sites associated with crimes and civil disobedience on campus. Tours will depart at 1:15 pm and 2:30 pm.

About the series:

Expand your insights of the University of Illinois as the Spurlock Museum hosts a series of free walking tours to nearby campus locations. The tours, each beginning in the Museum’s lobby, will be held every Sunday afternoon in October. Tours will be offered between 1:00 pm and 3:30 pm, will average 1 mile in distance, and will last between 45 and 60 minutes. The tours are held in conjunction with the exhibit Knowledge at Work: The University of Illinois at 150.

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