For the Historic Van Nuys walking tour, attendees will learn about the original 1911 buildings hidden beneath modern facades, first churches, a civic center with many special revelations, the Women's Club building, origin of the Daily News, Los Angeles Historic Cultural Monuments #201, #202, and #911, and National Register of Historic Places Monument #2509. Also, who were Hobart Johnstone Whitley, Wayne E. Bechtelheimer and Whitley Van Nuys Huffaker? Re-live "Wednesday Nights on Van Nuys Boulevard," and much more!
Additional tour highlights include:
Van Nuys Bungalow
Old Van Nuys Library (1927)
United Methodist Church
Municipal Building Façade
Van Nuys Post Office
Fernando Statue, Crystal Plunge
Bob's Big Boy, Busch Gardens
Lankershim, Van Nuys, Whitsett, and Whitley Overviews
To RSVP by phone for an upcoming historic walking tour, please contact us at (818) 347-9665 and leave your name, email, phone number and how many attendees or email at [email protected].
Van Nuys Tour meets at 6262 Van Nuys Blvd. at Sylvan and Van Nuys Blvd., under arch, which is southeast corner of the street at 10:00 a.m.