Downtown History Walking Tour

August 10 - December 28, 2019

On this tour, you may expect to hear about the Red River, the Caddo people, Captain Henry Miller Shreve, settlers, slaves, free blacks, the Great Raft (log jam), cattle, cotton, timber, U.S. Civil War, Reconstruction, the Jim Crow era, lynchings, the Confederate Memorial, oil booms, Lead Belly, the Louisiana Hayride variety and radio show, Hank Williams, Elvis Presley, Gov Jimmie Davis, Shreveport-Bossier today and more. Tours may also be scheduled on weekdays, mornings and, in the case of inclement weather, in a Toyota Sienna.

Downtown History Walking Tour