Operated By: Boulder Walking Tours
THIS TOUR IS TOP RATED ON TRIPADVISOR!
This fun and informative walking tour explores the convergence of characteristics that make Boulder a truly special place. Small groups ensure a quality experience so we set our tour capacity to 12. Pre-registration is required — see the tour calendar for tour dates and registration. Recent customers have described the tour as: “the absolute best thing we could have done! Our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. We learned about Boulder’s history, the culture, and the community. We would absolutely recommend this as one of the first things to do in Boulder!” Check out loads of additional customer feedback here. We’re not your typical superficial tour company!
SIGHTS AND STORIES YOU’LL SEE AND HEAR …
The historical foundations of today’s city:
The historic Boulderado Hotel and today’s rendition of the lovely St. Julien Hotel
Glimpses of two of Boulder’s central pioneer neighborhoods — and stories of their long-ago residents
Boulder’s Carnegie library — and the story behind the “Athens of the West”
The inside scoop on Boulder’s successful bid to welcome the University of Colorado‘s flagship campus
The vision behind creation of the Pearl Street Mall – Boulder’s heart and soul and one of the nation’s most successful pedestrian malls
The award-winning quality-of-life of today’s Boulder:
A drinking water fountain noting Boulder’s water source: a real glacier!
The magical, majestic Dushanbe Teahouse
Home of E-town, the successful national radio program featuring “music, ideas, community”
Urban planning strategies, sustainability, alternative transportation and open space and mountain parks.