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1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour

November 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until April 4, 2020

Free

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public TourProvidence Academy Vancouver

Free, Reservations Required

Providence Academy was built by Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart in 1873 and served as a school, orphanage, and governance offices for the Sisters of Providence. Mother Joseph, along with four other Montreal nuns, traveled to Vancouver to serve the social and religious needs of locals. She raised money for the construction of the House of Providence and 32 other charitable institutions by leading begging tours of local mining camps.

Providence Academy is wheelchair accessible, participants in wheelchairs must be able to move unassisted or with the help of a personal attendant. Tour involves climbing stairs. People with limited mobility may use a small elevator by request.

10:00 am-10:45 am (45 minutes), 1st Saturday of every month:

Nov. 2, 2019, Dec. 7, 2019, Jan. 4, 2020, Feb. 1, 2020, Mar. 7, 2020 and Apr. 4, 2020

Providence Academy, 400 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver, WA  98660

Parking: Marked visitor and handicapped spaces on the property. Metered street parking.

Details

Date:
November 9
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Richard Burrows
Phone:
360.992.1811
Email:
richard.burrows@thehistorictrust.org
Website:
https://www.thehistorictrust.org/

Venue

Providence Academy
400 E. Evergreen Blvd.
Vancouver, WA 98661 United States
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Phone:
3609921800

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Tickets will be available on September 1, 2019