Rome at your fingertips in two apps!
Who is Mary Redekop?
Mary is a well-known teacher and lecturer, who has been teaching art and art history in Canadian schools and universities since 1962. Her graduate and undergraduate studies were done at the University of Toronto. She has been guiding people through Italy, France, Russia, Uzbekistan and Turkey for over 35 years. She has developed and presented hundreds of lectures for the University of Toronto, Western University, Museum London, the McIntosh Art Gallery and Toronto Public Libraries. Her presentation style is delightful, informative, humorous and complete.
The tour is designed to be walked in one day, but may take longer depending on the amount of time you spend at each location. There is a lot of walking so wear comfortable shoes and carry a small set of binoculars so you can see fine details in the buildings and artwork. You may start the tour at any site in the app and follow the maps and directions to the next. Maps, text, photos and direction lines on the map pages help you find your way. in two apps
The tour is also designed to be used in the comfort of your own home if you want to experience Rome without actually leaving your house!
The audio was recorded during Mary’s Rome Walking Tour Lecture Series presented at Western University during the fall of 2014.