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Northern Kentucky Sunday, June 4 at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 11 at 10 a.m. Sunday, September 24 at 2 p.m. In the shadow of the iconic Roebling Suspension Bridge we begin a walking tour of the gem that is historic NKy! Walk the Riverside Drive neighborhood, enjoying stunning views of Cincinnati and impressive statuary, as you pass spectacular historical homes of several architectural styles. Visit George Rogers Clark Park and recall the area’s settlement history followed by the glory days of steamboat travel. This 2.5 mile walk passes by the resplendent Mutter Gottes Kirche and historic German neighborhood, looping down Madison Ave. See for yourself the glorious architecture of this commercial district experiencing a renaissance after decades of neglect. Learn what the buildings were and what they are becoming! Follow Greenup St through the stately neighborhoods and hear the stories of the founders, the rebels, the ghosts and the visionaries who built these uniquely beautiful historic districts of NKy. Meeting Location: The tour begins at the Johann August Roebling statue at corner of Riverside Place and Riverside Dr. Tour ends at Blinker’s Tavern 318 Greenup St, Covington, KY. Nearby Parking: Park in the free lot under the Roebling Bridge on Riverside Drive end. Approximate Mileage: 2.5 miles

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