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Bus Tour: Women of Early Lawrence
8/19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Women played crucial roles leading up to, during, and after the destruction of Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence. Learn the heroic, fascinating stories of Sara Robinson, Jetta Dix, and several other important local women in this unique bus tour led by the Watkins Museum’s Natalie Vondrak.
The bus loads at the 11th Street entrance of the Watkins Museum. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Part of Civil War on the Border, Douglas County’s largest annual heritage festival for 28 years. Qualify for discount tickets by becoming a Watkins Museum member.
At the end of the tour, one lucky ticket holder will be chosen at random to win a $25 gift card to The Merc Co-Op!
Sponsored by the Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department.