F. Scott Fitzgerald Walking Tour

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F. Scott Fitzgerald Walking Tour

Sat., May 26, 2018, 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Commodore Bar & Restaurant
79 Western Ave N
St. Paul, MN 55102
$14 adults, $12 seniors and college students, $10 ages 5-17, MNHS members save 20%

Explore the childhood haunts of F. Scott Fitzgerald with a guided walking tour of the St. Paul neighborhood where he spent much of his youth. Participants will hear about Fitzgerald's early years, his relationship with his wife, Zelda, the impact of St. Paul on his writing, and his connections to the Hill family and other prominent neighbors. Guides will also discuss the importance of the neighborhood to other writers, like Sinclair Lewis, Patricia Hampl, and August Wilson.

The tour begins at the Commodore Bar & Restaurant at 79 Western Ave. and includes stops at 599 Summit Ave., where Fitzgerald wrote his first novel, This Side of Paradise, and his birthplace at 481 Laurel Ave. Tour stops do not include interiors.

2018-05-26 10:00:00 2018-05-26 10:00:00 America/Chicago F. Scott Fitzgerald Walking Tour Commodore Bar & Restaurant

Additional Dates

Sat., May 26, 2018, Noon - 1:15 pm
Sat., May 26, 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Sun., May 27, 2018, Noon - 1:15 pm
Sun., May 27, 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm