Crowning Glories: The modernist marvels of Coronation Park
Walk Leader: Paula Simons
About This WalkCoronation Park in west central Edmonton is home to some of the city's finest examples of modernist architecture, from the Hemingway Pool to the Queen Elizabeth Planetarium to the Telus World of Science to Ross Sheppard Composite High School. Paula Simons is a Shep grad and a current Westmount resident. Join her on a tour of this sometimes-underappreciated park, for a discussion of roles of public buildings and public spaces in the heart of the city.
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Ross Sheppard Composite High School
We'll meet on the front steps of Ross Sheppard High School, at 13546 111 Ave, Edmonton, AB T5M 2P2. (Near the totem pole.)
About The Walk Team
Journalist Paula Simons is the City Columnist at the Edmonton Journal and co-author of Alberta: 100 Year A Home. Last year, she led a Jane's Walk of Valleyview.