The Home Tour Detour 2 is a blend of old favorites and new construction, plus never-before-seen homes and the Troop 34 Scout Lodge on Peabody, all with an interactive map and new digital tour guide to follow along while walking, driving or biking through one of the Mid-South’s most famous historic neighborhoods. The 2021 tour traverses the centermost areas of the neighborhood from Cowden to Anderson, to Linden, Peabody and Carr.
Visitors can enjoy the incredible exteriors while reading about the age, history and interesting facts about the home online. Plus, for the first time, interior photos of the homes will be available in the digital tour guide.
Use your phone as your tour guide with this handy map. Just click on the address in the list or the icon on the map to see a photo and location relative to the other homes.
Click here to access the digital tour guide to take with you on your tour.
All of the homes are designated “selfie” homes, indicated with camera icons, where visitors are encouraged to take a selfie picture and post them on favorite social platforms with the hashtag #Detour2021. Each of the selfie homes will have a yard sign in the front yard, indicating house name, history and sponsor. Home Tour Detour 2 Rules & Eligibility.
While the tour is free this year, any donations given to Central Gardens Association will benefit the the neighborhoods National Register Historic District Recertification. Find out how you can help.
Presenting sponsors of the 2021 Home Tour Detour are Methodist LeBonheur Healthcare, Triumph Bank and FedEx Employees Credit Association, with additional support from Grace St. Luke's Episcopal School, Urban Earth, Memphis Dermatology Clinic, Shelly Rainwater and David DaPonte Cooper with Sowell Realtors, Melody Bourell Realtor, Alan Crendshaw Realtor, Warren Ayers Construction, Dr. Allison Stiles, M.D., John D. Smith, Advanced Landscape, LLC, Tamburrino Inc., Eclectic Eye, BuzzFree Mosquito and Hemline Tailored Brand Strategies.
For more information, email [email protected].
Note: If you have already purchased tickets through EventBrite, you will be fully refunded.
Central Gardens AssociationP.O. Box 41382 • Memphis, TN 38174-1382
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