True Crime Capital Killers Walking Tour
The City Museum is offering three True Crime Capital Killers historic walking tours this season on June 19th, July 24th and August 21st from 10:00am to noon. The tour will be led by former Juneau criminal reporters, Ed Schoenfeld and Betsy Longenbaugh and will focus on historic Juneau murders. Tickets are $30+tax and may be purchased at the City Museum or by calling (907) 586-3572. The tour includes a coupon for 20% off in the Museum store. Space is limited so advanced reservations with payment is recommended.
Ed Schoenfeld, who retired in recent years from public broadcasting, covered some of the best known murders in the area during his more than 30 years reporting in Juneau, including the mass murder trial of John Kenneth Peel. Betsy Longenbaugh, was a crime reporter for the Juneau Empire and Sitka Daily Sentinel and is an avid amateur historian who is on the verge of publishing a book on historic murders in Juneau and Douglas.
This tour begins at the City Museum and involves walking on inclines, uneven ground and stairs and is recommended for adults (may be suitable for mature teens). Please call the City Museum at (907) 586-35372 for more information.
The Juneau-Douglas City Museum is located at 4th & Main Streets. June Hours: Wednesday-Sunday, 10am-4pm and Monday-Tuesday by appointment. General admission is $6, Senior admission is $5, Children ages 12 and younger are free. Call 586-3572 for more information. General information about the City Museum can be found on the museum’s website juneau.org/museum.