A tour of downtown Monroeville, past the courthouse where "To Kill a Mockingbird" was filmed, and thru the cemetery where Harper Lee is buried, and out to Veterans Park.
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Literary Capital of Alabama
Year Round Walk
SN: 122772 - 2023 / Y1522
From Sun, Jan 1st, 2023 to Dec 31st, 2023
Start times: Walk during daylight hours only.
Hosted on the Online Start Box (OSB) only
WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.
Rockin' Around the Clock
Town Halls / City Halls
Walking with America's Veterans
CC: Monroe County
Rating: 2A, Distance: 5(1A), 11km
Daily-Dawn to Dusk. This is a new route that includes the Veterans Park as well as the historic highlights of the town where Harper Lee lived and wrote the novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" and where Truman Capote spent his teenage years. See the old Monroeville Courthouse with the courtroom which was recreated in Hollywood for the movie, and where local actors perform the play each spring. Enjoy the delightful wall murals along the route. Tour the cemetery where the Lee's and relatives of Capote are buried. Walk through quiet, peaceful neighborhoods.
Awards: IVV CREDIT ONLY
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57 S. Mt. Pleasant Ave., Monroeville, AL 36460
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