The Hyde Park Historical Society, Friends of the Parks and the
Jackson Park Advisory Council present a Chicago Park District

Night Out in the Parks Flashlight Tour of Jackson Park:

This program provides a rare opportunity to explore Jackson Park during the nighttime. Expert historians will provide interpretation highlighting the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition and the site’s importance as a natural haven. This free event is open to all ages. Tours will be led by: Julia Bachrach, former Chicago Park District Historian; Tim Samuelson, Chicago’s Cultural Historian; and Ray Johnson, founder of Friends of the White City.

Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019
Location: Meet at the Statue of the Republic (“Golden Lady”),
Hayes and Richards Drives.
Time: 8:45-10:30pm
Registration is free and will be limited to 150 registrants.
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Remember to bring your flashlight!