Private Tours

Private Tours & Talks

Group of students on Slabtown tour
Tanya March Phd with high school students c. 2016 outside Montgomery Park courtesy Tom Schnebeck

Private group tours and talks are great for classrooms, companies, summer camps, conventions, out-of-town wedding party guests, etc.

You can also work with our guide to add any of our tours as a public tour to better accommodate your travel or work schedule. Please contact us by phone or email to schedule a date, time and starting point for the tour prior to purchase.

To book a private group tour call 503.206.4676, or email [email protected]

Cost for private group tours is $150, which can be prepaid online. Discount tours always given to nonprofits.

Tanya Lyn March, Ph.D., will lead you and up to 25 guests on one of these tours:

Image Tanya Lyn March Phd at a Library talk courtesy Dear Liza Blog

Tanya Lyn March PhD has been giving lectures at schools, senior homes, hotels, libraries, real estate offices, and bars  for over two decades.  A talk v. a walking tour a great option for larger groups, bad weather days and for those interested in history but not interested in walking.

  • Slabtown Picture Show
  • Vanport's Step-sibling Guild's Lake Courts
  • Ghosts and Murders of NW Portland
  • St Johns a City Within a City
  • Cast Iron District
  • Ethnic Transformation of Northwest Portland
  • Redlining and Ethnic change in NW Portland
  • How to Research a Historic Home from your couch-online
  • Welcome to Oregon (a 101 history of the state)
  • Welcome to Portland (a 101 historic overview)
  • The Trail: the wild attractions of the 1905 Lewis and Clark Centennial Exhibition
  • Childhood in Portland's 1940s Homefront Years