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Tour | "Ladies of Boise" Grand Tour

  • BSU Student Union - Jordan Ballroom 1700 West University Drive Boise, ID, 83706 United States (map)

Title:    Julia Davis Park – Boise’s First Jewel

Presenter:  Toby Norton – City of Boise

Approved LACES course

Theme: Historic and natural significance of the park.

A walking tour that provides an introduction to Boise's first major park that was named after a great woman who influenced the City of Boise. This tour will highlight the unique history of this park and others and their critical role in the development of Boise.

Goal: Introduce park users to the unique history of the park and its role in the development of Boise.

Objective:

1.      Appreciating the park’s history and local significance,

2.      Park evolution

3.      How to incorporate modern elements and pay tribute to history which encourages appropriate use of the park.

Audience: Small groups; mixed ages, families to seniors.

Duration:  60—90 minutes