The Columbia Archives will sponsor a new walking tour of Town Center on Thursday, July 14 from 6 to 7 p.m. Interested participants will meet at the Columbia Archives and join Archives Director Barbara Kellner for a stroll around Town Center, where even the bricks have a story. The tour will explore the art, architecture and people who have left their mark on Columbia.
The tour is free; however, reservations are encouraged. To make a reservation or to find out more information, please contact Columbia.Archives@ColumbiaAssociation.com or 410-715-3103. Columbia Archives is located on the ground floor of the American City Building at 10227 Wincopin Circle in Columbia.
There is surprising history in the new town of Columbia and Columbia Archives collects and preserves it. Columbia Archives is open to the public Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Appointments are encouraged. Among the materials available are articles about Columbia from the local and national media; home builders’ brochures; and Merriweather memorabilia; as well as a large document collection that is available for research. For more information, please visit ColumbiaArchives.org.