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Walking Tour of the Historic Third Ward

Walking Tour of the Historic Third Ward

Duration:3 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Lindsay got her BA and MA in history with an emphasis on African American history. She formerly worked as a docent/tour guide for Project Row Houses, one of the most important cultural sites in the historic Third Ward. In addition to this, she's curated tours for her 501(c)(3) non-profit organization The Re-Education Project. She's currently an adjunct professor of history at Houston Community…

What we’ll do

I'm very excited to show you my neighborhood, Houston's historic Third Ward. We will begin at the oldest public park in the state of Texas and walk through the community's most important cultural and historical sites. The tour will culminate at a local soul food restaurant.

What I’ll provide

Bottled Water

What to bring

Additional Water
Comfortable Walking Shoes
Comfortable Weather-Specific Clothing

Where you'll be

This is the only walking tour of the community. You will learn about the history of the Third Ward as well as some of its notable residents. You will also visit some of the most important sites in the area including Emancipation Park, Project Row Houses, and Texas Southern University.


Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Guests should be prepared to walk in Houston's weather.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

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Walking Tour of the Historic Third Ward
New experience
From $39/person
New experience
From $39/person