Urban Expedition - Travel the World without Leaving Saint Paul!

 

 

 

 

 

Urban Expedition Photo

Landmark Center's popular Urban Expedition program, which provides families with an opportunity to learn about the world right here in Saint Paul’s backyard, returns for the 13th year.  The five individual programs provide authentic cultural experiences that include music, dance, crafts and traditions from different destination countries. We will post the featured countries for the 2017 season soon, but here are the dates you can mark your calendars for::

Urban Expedition: Denmark  Sunday, January 22

Urban Expedition: TBA Sunday, February 12

Urban Expedition: Colombia Sunday, March 12

Urban Expedition: Togo Sunday, April 9

Urban Expedition: Karen (Burma) Sunday, April 23

All programs are from 1 to 3 pm and are FREE and open to the public.  Children and adults alike receive a travel “passport” that will be stamped for each country in the series. Along with music and dance, each Urban Expedition features live animals native to the featured country, and language lessons.

Urban Expedition is a part of Sundays at Landmark, an event series is produced by Minnesota Landmarks, the nonprofit programming and management agency for Landmark Center. Urban Expedition is sponsored by several companies, to be listed soon. Landmark Center is owned and sponsored by Ramsey County and managed by Minnesota Landmarks, a nonprofit programming and management agency. It is located at 75 West 5th Street, facing Rice Park, next to the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts and The Saint Paul Hotel. Landmark Center is accessible to those with impaired mobility, and visitors are encouraged to call ahead with any special needs requests. Parking is available on street and in nearby Lawson, Science Museum and RiverCentre Ramps. For more information call 651.292.3063.