St. Anthony Park Home Tour


This modern home on Gordon Place is one of nine homes featured
on the St. Anthony Park Home Tour. Photo by Lori Hamilton

Don’t miss the St. Anthony Park Home Tour. From the advance ticket information: “Join us touring new and old homes featuring the eclectic mix of people, homes, and interests that make up our vibrant community. From a restored prairie school to an expanded bungalow, to a transformed cottage and new house featuring “green technology”, and many more, the houses reflect the variety of life-styles of our urban village.

The tour is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 6. Advance tickets are
available online for $15 each at www.sapcc.org/hometour, as well as at
Micawber’s Books, 2238 Carter Ave., The Bibelot Shop, 2276 Como Ave.,
and the St. Paul Classic Cookie Company, 2386 Territorial Road. Or you
can buy them here.

Tickets will be on sale on the day of the tour for $20 each at Park Midway Bank, 2300 Como Ave. The tour takes place rain or shine.”

The St. Anthony Park Home Tour is featured in the Park Bugle.

Article excerpt:

“Home tour touts local craftsmen and green technology

This year’s St. Anthony Park Home Tour on Saturday, Oct. 6, continues
the tradition of celebrating the diverse housing that adds so much to
the neighborhood’s ambiance.


The nine homes on the biennial tour were selected by an informal
process, largely word-of-mouth, and a lot depends on an owner’s
willingness to participate, according to neighborhood resident Rose
Gregoire, event coordinator. 

“There’s a lot of work that goes
into preparing for the tour and not everybody is comfortable with
s
trangers passing through their homes,” Gregoire said.

“This
year, I was particularly interested in featuring homes that incorporated
green technologies, and we always want to feature the work of local
craftsmen.” Read the entire article here.