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Two visitors walk past historic red brick row houses.
Exploring the Pullman neighborhood by walking past the historic row homes is one of the best ways to explore the national monument.

Courtesy of National Park Conservation Association/Photo taken by SRW.

Park Rangers reccomend to set aside a half day to explore Pullman National Monument.

If you only have a couple of hours, start at the Administration-Clock Tower Building to enjoy introductory exhibits by the National Park Service. A ranger can help craft a trip intinerary that best fits your interests for the day. There are variety of options from joining a scheduled ranger tour, viewing the historic buildings around the neighborhood, visiting the Pullman Exhibit Hall, or visiting the National A. Phlip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum (temporarily closed).

With an hour or less, we suggest grabbing a self-guided tour map and a park brochure before getting out there to see the historic neighboorhood. However, consider coming back again to learn more about how Pullman stories transformed America and the world!

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