FORWARD Thinking. History + Technology.

Tour GR is more than just a guided-tour business. We have been working with local educational and historical institutions to document and record historical data into content management system. Your contribution will help ensure the ongoing commitment.

 
 
Google Cardboard VR viewer experience.

Google Cardboard VR viewer experience.

Google Cardboard VR Exploration

Jim Winslow and Tour GR, once again has been accepted to participate with Grand Rapids Public Museum School Lyceum. The after school program is to gear learners to think outside the box, experience and explore the process of creating something. The Fall 2016 Lyceum program will include Google Cardboard VR – Virtual Exhibition. The students will explore the possibilities of VR and produce a virtual exhibition of artifacts for presentation online.

 
Grand River at The Rapids Timeline Project. Explore the history of the rapids.

Grand River at The Rapids Timeline Project. Explore the history of the rapids.

Grand River at The Rapids Timeline Project

In the Fall 2015, Grand River at The Rapids Timeline Project was begun while teaching at Grand Rapids Public Museum School Lyceum. The ongoing project to document and expand knowledge about our local Grand River history in an easy to comprehend timeline. 

 

Architectural Database

The Architectural Database Project will be online accessible through Grand Rapids Public Library. It will give researchers a tool to accurately study the history of a location through a searchable database. citation and