Walking Tour - Automobile Row/Mansion Hill

WHEN: Tuesday, September 24th

TIME: 6:00 p.m.

WHERE: Please meet at The History Center (800 2nd Ave SE)

Learn about the area originally known as “Mansion Hill” along Third, Second and First Avenues East. Get a closer look at the few surviving 19th century residences located on the "Hill". Discover how this section of Cedar Rapids was transformed into “Automobile Row” following the routing of the Lincoln Highway as early as 1913. See many of the restored “Auto Row” structures and get updates on how the area is changing with the expanding MedQuarter District. Tickets may be purchased at time of the event. No advanced ticket purchases for this event. Members: $5 General: $7

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Walking tours are sponsored by Cedar Rapids Banks & Trust.

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Tuesday - Saturday

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


$7.00 for general public

$5.00 for students (with ID)

Free for children ages 4 and younger

Free for members of The History Center

All galleries and exhibits are self-guided.

The History Center

Linn County Historical Society

800 Second Avenue SE

Cedar Rapids, IA  52403


Tel: 319-362-1501