To participate in the self-guided tour, pick up a complimentary Historic Provo guidebook between June 1 and July 5 at the Provo City Library (550 North University Avenue) or Provo City Center Office of Community Development (330 West 100 South).
A PDF of the guidebook is available for download below. The guidebooks contain a brief history of Provo, the development of its historic architecture, and photographs and descriptions of many historic buildings in Provo. Additionally, a free app has been developed so you may experience Downtown Provo through an interactive walking tour of 20 historic sites with audio narration, histories, and a wonderful before and after photo feature. The is available on the AppStore and on Google Play.
A free open house of the interiors of several significant historic homes in the Dixon neighborhood will be held on Thursday, June 14 and Friday, June 15 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. beginning on both nights on the south side of the historic Dixon Middle School (750 West 200 North, Provo).
Immediately following the interior open house tours on Friday evening a reception and presentation will be held at 7:30 p.m. at Dixon Middle School. Our presenter will be A. LeGrand “Buddy” Richards, Ph.D. who will speak about the history of education in Provo. His talk will be followed by light refreshments.