Priceless Gem Tours at UNC: Tour of Campus

  • UNC Visitors' Center 250 East Franklin Street Chapel Hill, NC, 27514 United States

Priceless Gem Tours

Fridays at 3 pm

Tours begin at UNC Visitors’ Center and can take 1  to  1.5 hours
TO RESERVE A SPACE,
please email mjfox@unc.edu
Please call for questions and in case of inclement weather 919-962-1630

April 1   An Architectural & Historical Preservationist Tour of Campus: Given by Carolina parents, Langdon and Joe Oppermann, a husband and wife team of preservationists with a nationally recognized firm, Joseph K. Oppermann- Architect P.A. The firm is a leading advocate for the preservation, restoration, adaptive use, and new design for historic properties with projects across the country, which included the restoration of UNC’s own Old East and Old West. 

April 8           Black and Blue Tour

April 15         AIC Presents the Native Narrative

April 22         Anecdotes about Carolina’s Campus: Stories Behind the Asphalt, Mortar, and Steel:Freddie Kiger is a master storyteller and writer. He is considered to be one of the foremost Civil War historians in the country. He is also an ESPN statistician, teacher, sports researcher, and producer. He teaches Civil War classes through the UNC General Alumni Association. His tour experience will entertain, enlighten, educate and expand your knowledge of Carolina personalities and places.

Wednesday, April 27 LDOC (Last Day of Classes) 
Join the campus around the Old Well around 5 pm for the Clef Hangers to sing & close out the semester

April 29         TBA

May 6             Carolina’s Traditions, Legends and Landmarks with UNC Visitors’ Center