June 14 - July

Historic Provo Tours

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In celebration of Provo’s rich history and tradition, the Provo City Landmarks Commission has joined with the Freedom Festival to produce a self-guided tour, as well as interior tours, of buildings listed on the Local and National Historic Registers.
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Self-guided tours

To participate in the self-guided tour, pick up a complimentary Historic Provo guidebook at either the Utah Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau (220 West Center Street, #100), the Provo City Library (550 North University Avenue), or Provo City Center Office of Community Development (330 West 100 South).


Historic Provo guidebooks will be available from June 8 through July 4. The guidebooks contain a brief history of Provo, the development of its historic architecture, and photographs and descriptions of many historic buildings in Provo. You may download a free app to experience Downtown Provo through an interactive walking tour of 20 historic sites with audio narration, histories, and before and after photos. The free app is on the AppStore and on Google Play.

Download the booklet here: 2018 Historic Provo Booklet

Interior Tours

A free open house of the interiors of several significant historic homes in the South Joaquin neighborhood will be held on June 14 and June 15 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. with the presentation beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Dixon Middle School.


Immediately following the interior open house tours on Friday evening a reception will be held at 7:30 p.m. at Dixon Middle School. Paul Anderson, Ph.D. will give a presentation on Utah and LDS Church historic architecture and his role in its preservation through the years. The presentation will be followed by light refreshments.

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