Classes & Tours
Want to learn more about the Murals and the History of our area?
We offer Mural Classes and Walking Tours. Learn more about our Mural Program and the rich local history of the area by taking a tour or attending a class. We teach the Class throughout the year and offer Walking Tours during the cooler months of January – April.
The History of Punta Gorda in its Murals – History Classes:
Join us as we present the history of the area as told through the murals throughout our beautiful City. Visit all 29 murals from the comfort of your seat while we present 450+ years of local history using the murals as a guide. Hear about the Mural Society and get a sneak peek of upcoming projects.
Presented in 2 Parts at the Punta Gorda Isles Civic Association (2001 Shreve St., Punta Gorda)
Part 1 – “The Early Years” – from pre-Spanish Exploration to pre-WWI
Part 2 – “Post World War I” – continues the story through modern-day
Cost: $18/Class or $30 for both Classes
Class Size is limited so Register early at PGICA Office or Call 941-637-1655
CLASSES for the Jan-Mar 2020 season are over. The next classes will be scheduled for early November 2020.
MURAL WALKING TOURS:
Our 2020 walking tour season has been cut short due to the coronavirus. We will be partnering with the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce again in 2021 for these tours. We will be hosting weekly tours beginning January 2021. Professional audio touring equipment is used and the tour sizes are limited so advanced registration is recommended.
Tour information: Please check back for 2021 schedule.
- Offered every Tuesday
- Tour time: 9:30am – 11:30am (Check-in 9:20am)
- Each tour begins & ends at the PG Chamber (252 W. Marion Avenue, Punta Gorda)
- To Register call the PG Chamber at 941-639-3720
We look forward to seeing you on a Mural Walking Tour in 2021.