Second Saturday Walking Tours

Enlightening strolls through the downtown area. Tours begin at the Springfield Museums Welcome Center, 21 Edwards Street on the Second Saturday of each month, April through November. ToursĀ are rain or shine and start promptly at 10:30 am and usually end around noon. Tours are free for SPT members along with Armoury-Quadrangle Civic Association and Springfield Museums members. $5 for nonmembers.

2019 Schedule

  • April 13 – Laura Masulis, “Transformative Development Initiative”
  • May 11 – Bob McCarroll, “Deco in Downtown”
  • June 8 – Brian Connors, “Springfield Civic Center”
  • July 13 – Derek Strahan, “Downtown Then and Now”
  • August 10 – Ben Murphy, “Quadrangle-Mattoon Historic District”
  • September 14 – Bill Devlin, “History of the Quadrangle”
  • October 12 – Britt Ruhe, “Fresh Paint Mural Festival”
  • November 9 – Carl Steele, “The Springfield Armory Watershops”