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North Park Village History Tour

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North Park Village Nature Center

5801 North Pulaski Road

Chicago, IL 60646

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REGISTRATION OPENS 4/19/2019

Join Northside native, Chicago historian, and Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium researcher Frances O'Cherony Archer to discover the legendary past of North Park Village! The tour will begin inside the historic Nature Center (5801 N Pulaski) for a short lecture and slideshow about the history of the former Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium. Afterwards, Frances will lead a tour of the grounds to examine the remaining brick structures of the complex and chat about the evolution of the site thoroughout history. This tour is offered on a pay-what-you-can basis, with all proceeds benefitting Friends of North Park Village Nature Center.

Please note: in the event of inclement weather, this event will proceed with the slideshow portion only. Free parking is available onsite in the Nature Center or Peterson Park Gymnastics Center lot.

Limited spaces available, sign up now! This event is offered as part of Tastes & Tours of Albany Park 2019, organized by the North River Commission and the Albany Park Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by SSA#60. Visit Albany Park and discover its rich history through walking history and architecture tours, food tours, history events, neighborhood trivia, and more, all led by various community partners. We encourage you to attend as many portions of the event as possible! For a complete lineup of events, visit their Facebook page or website.




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