Feb. 25, 2013
Have you heard about the Orpheum Theatre’s sensational history? Now you can learn more about one of downtown’s most cherished landmarks when you attend the Orpheum Free Public Tours, conducted each month by volunteer docents. After eight decades, the Orpheum still hosts a variety of shows and events that captivate audiences’ imaginations. Come take a journey through time to hear timeless stories about notable performers and learn how the Orpheum was restored back to its original splendor.
WHAT: Orpheum Theatre Free Public Tours
WHEN: noon and 1 p.m., Tuesdays, March 12 and March 26
WHERE: 203 W. Adams St., Phoenix, AZ 85003
Call 602.495.7139 to confirm your tour date and time or to schedule a private tour for groups of 10 or more. Attendees should meet the docents beneath the marquee to begin the tour.
About the Phoenix Convention Center and Venues
The award-winning Phoenix Convention Center is one of the 25 largest convention venues in the United States. It offers nearly 900,000 square feet of rentable meeting and exhibition space and can accommodate 80% of the convention meetings market. Established in 1969 as a city department, the Phoenix Convention Center is a critical economic enterprise for the state and local economy. The Phoenix Convention Center & Venues include the Phoenix Convention Center, Executive Conference Center - Downtown Phoenix, Symphony Hall, Orpheum Theatre and five parking garages.