History Walking Tour Sunday with Sylvia Lee

Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park

June 2, 2018   10:00 a.m.

You may have walked through Arboretum gardens and trails a dozen times and never crossed paths with the Galapagos Tortoise pens. Take a moment to scan the horizon above Picket Post Mountain, can you imagine cavalry soldiers camped in this region in the late 1800s? Phoenix historian Sylvia Lee narrates this two-hour walking tour focused on the life and times of Colonel William Boyce Thompson, and his Arboretum. Sylvia's tour repeats Saturday February 3, Sunday April 1and Saturday June 2. Read more Arboretum history; confirm event dates and times.