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Santa Monica Conservancy - Downtown Walking Tours

1436 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2302
+1 310-496-3146
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Excellent way to be introduced to Santa Monica

If you want to understand the history of Santa Monica and appreciate what the city offers today, a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lisa B
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Informative tour

The tour covered Santa Monica's history, architecture, culture, and so many fun details... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
Luv2Travel247365
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A Walk Through History A short walk through the heart of downtown Santa Monica reveals more than 130 years of fascinating history,tracing the city's transformation from a Wild West frontier town to the urban ,internationally known beach community of today. The two hour tour offers insights into the history, architecture and culture that gives Santa Monica's unique identity. Tours are held every Saturday at 10 am, and docents will arrive approximately 15 minutes beforehand to check in guests. Meet at 1436 Second St. The cost is $10 for the public and $5 for Santa Monica Conservancy, LA Conservancy, and Santa Monica City employees.
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“Excellent way to be introduced to Santa Monica”
25 Sep 2016
“Informative tour”
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1436 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2302
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+1 310-496-3146

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to understand the history of Santa Monica and appreciate what the city offers today, a walking tour through the Santa Monica Conservancy is the way to go. Our tour guide, Rita, was very knowledgeable about the history of the city, the architecture...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The tour covered Santa Monica's history, architecture, culture, and so many fun details. Knowledgeable and interesting guides gave me a better appreciation for the history and buildings that influence Santa Monica.

1  Thank Luv2Travel247365
SMConservancy, Guest Relations Manager at Santa Monica Conservancy - Downtown Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Thank you for joining us! We are so glad that you enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

Had a great walking tour of Santa Monica yesterday. For only $10 I went on 3 hour tour of downtown and learned about the history of the city and the architecture. Would definitely recommend to anyone visiting. Our guide was very friendly and informative. My...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2010

I've been to Santa Monica many times but never saw its past. I always experienced Santa Monica as a "Berkeley South." All this changed when I took the enjoyable and informative two-hour Walking Tour. Thanks to a very knowledgeable docent, I learned a great deal...More

12  Thank YayoNorCal
Reviewed 20 June 2007

My husband and I recently took this walking tour of downtown Santa Monica. It was a lovely shining morning and this two hour stroll visiting some of the city's signature buildings and learning about the culture and history that formed this area was most enlightening....More

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FoodLover59_9
18 January 2017|
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Response from SMConservancy | Property representative |
We host a walking tour every Saturday (unless there is heavy rain). The cost is $10 for the public and $5 for Santa Monica Conservancy, LA Conservancy, and Santa Monica City employees.
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Jane M
26 February 2015|
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Response from SMConservancy | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay! Tours start at 10 am every Saturday. The cost is $10 for the public and $5 for Santa Monica Conservancy, LA Conservancy, and Santa Monica City employees.
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