|UNC Visitors’ Center to launch ‘Priceless Gems’ tours on Friday|
|Monday, September 12, 2011|
The Visitors’ Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will begin offering a new series of free tours for the public on Friday (Sept. 16). Tours in the “Priceless Gems” series, which takes its name from a line in the UNC alma mater, “Hark the Sound,” will be given most Fridays at 3 p.m., starting inside Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, 250 E. Franklin St.
University experts will lead these distinctive walking tours on various topics of interest. From archeology to architecture to the African-American experience and today’s sustainability issues, tours will offer a range of information and perspective.
Here is the schedule for the tours planned for this fall: