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Portland Urban Design, Architecture, and Landscapes 1: Riverview Cemetery, June 12, 10:00 a.m. or June 19, 10:00 a.m.

EACH TOUR IN THIS WEEK LONG SERIES OF SIX DIFFERENT WALKS is $32.50 which includes a $2.50 ticket processing fee. Please see Year-Round Events for the other tour listings. Email organizer for details on student, senior, group or multiple tour purchase discounts.

EACH TOUR IS LIMITED TO 20 ATTENDEES: MASKS ARE REQUIRED. UNLESS THE STATE MASK MANDATE IS LIFTED PRIOR TO THE TOUR DATE.

June 12, 10:00 a.m. Riverview Cemetery and the American garden cemetry movement: Riverview is the resting place for a veritable who's who of 19th century Portland as well as one of the west coast's premier garden cemeteries. Learn about this treasured green space and the history of the landscape architecture movement which many consider to be the first truely original American art form. Meeting place: Riverview Cemetery Office. $32.50, email organizer for discount ticket details.

June 19, 10:00 a.m. Riverview Cemetery and the American garden cemetry movement: reprise, see event details above. $32.50, email organizer for discount ticket details.

If you have recieved a discount code from the organizer, enter it here.

If you have recieved a discount code from the organizer, enter it here.

When

June 12–19, 2021

Where

Various outdoor locations around Portland

Cost

$32.50

Organizer

John Doyle

Mr Doyle has been an annual participant in the Design Week festival since 2017. He has been creating and leading walking tours on Portland architecture as a volunteer for the Architectural Heritage Center since 2008 and is a member of its education committee. He holds a BA in art history and history from Stony Brook University and an MA in art history from Tufts University. He worked as an Education Department lecturer for the Metropolitan Museum of Art from 1990-96.