Historic Preservation Program to take "Walk Through History" in Downtown Jonesboro

AUGUST 26, 2005 - Posted at 2:36 p.m. CDT

JONESBORO, AR - The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program's next "Walk Through History" tour will visit downtown Jonesboro on Saturday, September 10.

The tour will visit several downtown Jonesboro buildings that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the country's official list of historically significant properties.  The tour will begin at 11 a.m. at the Craighead County Courthouse at 511 Main Street.

In the "Walks Through History" program, AHPP historians provide free guided walking tours of historic structures and districts across Arkansas.  All tours are free and open to the public.

The tour is being co-sponsored by the Downtown Jonesboro Association.