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Forgotten Type Tours: Woolloongabba 17/10/2020

17 October 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

$40 – $50
Old typeface on historical building

Discover building names, “ghost signs” and other text remnants that uncover the hidden history of Brisbane’s heritage buildings.

Come and see the architectural treasure hidden in plain sight. Go on a ‘treasure hunt’ for ghost signs and other labels on buildings along the tour. Ending in an interactive discussion on the social history behind each sign, our passionate guide, Elliott Bledsoe is available to fill in all the gaps for you.

This is “casual history” as Elliott refers to it.

Meet us at the Substation at Woolloongabba.

 

This Brisbane Open event is delivered in partnership with Elliott Bledsoe of Agentry and is part of Brisbane Open House’s new year-round cultural tours offerings.

BOH and FTT adhere to COVID Safe guidelines. Please stay home if you are unwell.

Full $50 / $40 Concession
(+ booking fees)


First tour 12:30 – 2pm

Second tour 2:30 – 4pm

Book here


Image credit: Elliott Bledsoe.

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Date:
17 October 2020
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
$40 – $50
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Organiser

Elliott Bledsoe

Venue

Substation Woolloongabba
45 Logan Rd
Woolloongabba, Australia
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