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Dust Tracks On A Road

A historic trail tour told through the eyes of 

ZORA NEALE HURSTON

Take a 1.2 mile expedition into early Eatonville as told through the eyes of 'Eatonville's daughter,' Zora Neale Hurston.

"I was born in a Negro town. I do not mean by that the black back-side of an average town. Eatonville, Florida, is, and was at the time of my birth, a pure Negro Town..." Excerpts taken from Hurston's autobiography, Dust Tracks on a Road, creates an immersive experience that's hard to forget. You'll learn about the three pillars, community, education and religion, that made up Eatonville life then and now.

Your tour guide will provide a walking or biking tour accompanied with story telling and refreshments. Book your tour today!

The Sites

1.

Robert Hungerford Preparatory High School, formerly known as the Robert Hungerford Normal and Industrial School (1889-1967)

I was born in a Negro town. I do not mean by that the black back-side of an average town. Eatonville, Florida, is, and was at the time of my birth, a pure Negro Town..." Excerpts taken from Hurston's autobiography, Dust Tracks on a Road, creates an immersive experience that's hard to forget. You'll learn about the three pillars, community, education and religion, that made up Eatonville life then and now.

Your tour guide will provide a walking or biking tour accompanied with story telling and refreshments. Book your tour today!

Contact              

Jasmyne Reese

Town of Eatonville,

Neighborhood Coordinator

407-960-1361

info@eatonvillecra.org

Schedule

Aug 18, 2018

Guided Tour

11:00 am

An immersive guided tour of Eatonville's historic sites.

Tour Guide: Jasmyne 

Aug 18, 2018

Guided Tour

12:30 pm

An immersive guided tour of Eatonville's historic sites.

Tour Guide: Jasmyne 

Aug 18, 2018

Guided Tour

2:00 pm

An immersive guided tour of Eatonville's historic sites.

Tour Guide: Jasmyne 

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