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Preserve the 'Burg

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Preserve the 'Burg (formerly St. Petersburg Preservation) offers historic walking tours each Saturday morning at 10 am from October thru April. Each Saturday of the month offers a different tour! PTB also offers (during the tour season) monthly a...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
St. Petersburg, FL 33731
+1 727-824-7802
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This tour runs every second Saturday of the month and it is excellent. We met up with Peter the tour leader and paid then with no prior registration. About 25 of us walked from place to place and listened to Peter masterfully explain the development...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide, Emily, was upbeat about her love for her adopted home town. Her banter was well honed and she was a wealth of knowledge beyond “the script”. If you have a love for history or architecture or simply cannot imagine visiting a city without...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a nice day with a great guide. She knew her stuff and was very personable. Not a difficult walk and she improvised the route as things were happening downtown,

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

We've been on other Preserve the 'Burg walking tours and have been delighted with them all. The tour of Gulfport, was relaxed, informative and thoroughly enjoyable. Hearing about the Roebuck homes, seeing the waterfront homes and some of the historic locations was a great way...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tor46
Reviewed 12 December 2018

The tour covered areas of St. Pete that are very historical. The guide was knowledgeable and willing to answer any and all questions. The pace of the ride was easy. All in all this is a great way to see St. Pete.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

The tour was very interesting. We learned the history of many of the buildings in downtown St Pete. I have lived here a year and a half and there is much to learn. It took about 2 hours as we stopped often to see the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This was a tour put on by Preserve the Burg and AARP. It was a very nice tour. Our tour leader has worked at the hotel for 33 years, so her knowledge was very deep. Every co event we have attended with PtB and AARP...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous way to learn about communities and Tampa Bat history - Preserve the ‘Burg walking tours. We especially enjoyed an evening tour of the Gulfport community on Boxa Ciega Bay.

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed 1 July 2018

The tour was great; the facilitator knew his stuff and it was a great opportunity to learn more about how Gulfport is evolving.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 445sp
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the walking tour. Seeing the details of the beautiful preserved buildings and learning about the history and founders of St Petersburg.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from druandluckysgirl | Reviewed this property |
Please call Preserve the Burg at (727)824-7802. They will be happy to answer your questions about the tour.