Madison – Today the Governor’s office announced the 2011 holiday tour schedule for the Executive Residence. Tours include a history of the Executive Residence and a view of main rooms on the first floor, which will be decorated with evergreen trees.
2011 Holiday Tour Schedule
Wednesday, December 7: Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 8: Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 10: Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 14: Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 15: Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 17: Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Along with the tours, Governor Scott Walker and First Lady Tonette Walker have partnered with Second Harvest Foodbank for the holiday season and encourage all tour participants to bring non-perishable food items. Items donated prior to the tour will go toward Second Harvest Foodbank, which works on behalf of food pantries, shelters, meal sites and other hunger-relief programs in 16 southwestern Wisconsin counties.
There is no charge for admission. Groups of 20 are required to make a reservation by calling 608-246-5501 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Executive Residence is located at 99 Cambridge Road on Madison’s northeast side in the Village of Maple Bluff. Driving directions to the executive residence can be accessed at: http://firstlady.wi.gov/executive-residence/driving-directions
The Executive Residence is handicapped accessible.
Members of the media interested in scheduling a tour of the Executive Residence should contact Cullen.email@example.com.