The History Center

Kingston Village Walking Tour

Location: Popoli Ristorante
Time: 6:00 PM to 6:00 PM
101 3rd Ave SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa


Date: Tuesday, July 21 2020

Experience the rich history of the area along the west side of the Cedar River that was originally the town of Kingston before being annexed as West Cedar Rapids in 1870.  Learn about new developments and stories of restoration and preservation in this area that was named Kingston Village following the devastating effects of the June 2008 Flood.

Highlights of this tour include a rare Art Deco former police station, the first west side high school building and a special look at the famous Louis Sullivan designed Peoples Bank building.