Redmond’s Historic Walking Tours are underway

The Redmond Historical Society celebrates 15 years of sponsoring the tours.

  • Wednesday, May 9, 2018 8:30am
  • Life

Walking tours of historic Redmond sponsored by the Redmond Historical Society celebrates 15 years.

The tour was created and lead by local historian, Tom Hitzroth and is continually updated with new information. A lifelong Eastside resident and chair of the City of Redmond Landmark Commission, Hitzroth has researched the development of Redmond from its’ earliest times to 1930.

2018 Walking Tour Schedule

  • May 6, 1 to 3 p.m.
  • May 20, 1 to 3 p.m.
  • June 10, 1 to 3 p.m.
  • June 24, 1 to 3 p.m.
  • August 12, 1 to 3 p.m.
  • September 9, 1 to 3 p.m.

There is a suggested $10 donation for each person with a limit of 10 people per group. You can pre-register by emailing, calling the Redmond Historical Society at 425-885-2919, or by visiting our website at Registrations must be received by Friday before the tour.

Tours begin across the street from the Hotel Redmond (Jensen/Fey Architects) at 7730 NE 76th St.

Organizers recommend locals prepare for significant walking and standing and plan for weather conditions.

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