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JFK HISTORICAL TOUR

 

Experience the JFK tragedy firsthand…your guide will take you through the historic events of that day.  This fascinating tour begins with a visit to the aesthetically simple, Kennedy Memorial; a thoughtful piece of art; the space is intended for reflection and remembrance.

 

Upon entering Dealey Plaza, you will learn about the events that transpired that fateful day.  Walk the infamous Grassy Knoll where bystanders heard gunshots…see the corner window, used by Oswald as a snipers nest.  Hear details of key evidence, eyewitness accounts and numerous conspiracy theories.

 

Trace Oswald's footsteps, after he fled the School Book Depository.  Visit Oak Cliff, the Dallas neighborhood of where Oswald's boarding home still stands.  View the Texas Historical Marker which marks the site where Officer Tippit was slain.  See the famous Texas Theatre, where Oswald was finally apprehended by the Dallas Police.

 

Follow the parade route of Kennedy's motorcade and see the Old Municipal Building where Jack Rudy shot Lee Harvey Oswald and the Criminal Courts Building, where Ruby's trial was held.

 

Tour the acclaimed Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, housed in the former Texas School Book Depository, to see film clips, photographs, and memorabilia commemorating the President’s life, death, and legacy. This exhibition chronicles the assassination and its aftermath, and recognizes Kennedy's lasting impact on American culture.

 

SIGHTS:    Kennedy Memorial     Texas School Book Depository     Grassy Knoll     Old Criminal Courthouse 

 

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