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August 2018

$25
August 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am

Historic Treasures of Chicago’s Golden Age

Chicago Architecture Foundation, 224 S. Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60604 United States

Learn about the great architectural landmarks of Michigan Avenue and State Street, with glimpses inside beautiful buildings from the 1890s-1930s. Highlights include the dazzling interiors of the Palmer House Hotel and the Chicago Cultural Center. After the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893, Chicago was determined to become a great cultural and commercial metropolis. This tour is a testament to that era's ambitions. See buildings by Daniel Burnham, Louis Sullivan, Holabird and Roche and other noted architects and hear the stories behind the city's architectural…

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$25
August 3, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The SIX Veterans Housing Tour

The SIX, 811 S. Carondelet Street
Los Angeles, 90057 United States

Designed By: BROOKS+SCARPA Client/Owner: Skid Row Housing Trust Total Square Footage: 40,250 SF Total Cost: $10.1 million Completed: 2016 Tour Led By: BROOKS+SCARPA & Skid Row Housing Trust The SIX is a 52-unit affordable housing project provides a home, support services and rehabilitation for previously homeless and/or disabled veterans.  It is located in the MacArthur Park area of Los Angeles. McArthur Park has one of the highest densities in the USA with over 38,000 people per square mile and a…

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$20
August 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tour – 1939 & 1964 World’s Fairs: Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Fairgrounds

Join this 2-hour walking tour throughout Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens, site of the 1939 and 1964 New York World’s Fairs. Following the map plan of both original fairgrounds, the tour will include such sights as the Queens Museum (formerly NYC Pavilion), Philip Johnson’s NY State Pavilion, the Unisphere (exact site of the Trylon and Perisphere), Port Authority Heliport, the Westinghouse Time Capsule, and the Hall of Science. Join guide Lloyd Trufelman for a tour of these sites, along with…

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$25
August 7, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Historic Treasures of Chicago’s Golden Age

Chicago Architecture Foundation, 224 S. Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60604 United States

Learn about the great architectural landmarks of Michigan Avenue and State Street, with glimpses inside beautiful buildings from the 1890s-1930s. Highlights include the dazzling interiors of the Palmer House Hotel and the Chicago Cultural Center. After the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893, Chicago was determined to become a great cultural and commercial metropolis. This tour is a testament to that era's ambitions. See buildings by Daniel Burnham, Louis Sullivan, Holabird and Roche and other noted architects and hear the stories behind the city's architectural…

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September 2018

$20
September 14, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Brooklyn Navy Yard Inside Industry Tour: A Visit to New Lab

Brooklyn Navy Yard, Brooklyn Bridge Park at the entrance to Pier 1 near the Bike and Roll rental kiosk
New York City, NY United States

Experience the work of artisans, techies, and manufacturers at the Brooklyn Navy Yard and learn why they, and hundreds of other companies, have chosen to make their products locally. This 90-minute guided tour begins at the Brooklyn Navy Yard Center at BLDG 92’s gallery, which showcases the some of the 330+ businesses that call the Navy Yard home. Participants will then head out into the Yard to visit New Lab. Located inside the Brooklyn Navy Yard’s Green Manufacturing Center, New Lab is an interdisciplinary space designed to support entrepreneurs working in emerging…

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November 2018

$30
November 24, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sunnyside Gardens

Sunnyside Gardens, Queens, NY 11377 United States

Sunnyside Gardens was built from 1924 to 1928, and Phipps Garden Apartments in 1931-32 and 1935. The builders were inspired by the English Garden City movement of Ebenezer Howard and Raymond Unwin. Architects Clarence S. Stein, Henry Wright, and Frederick L. Ackerman worked with landscape architect Marjorie Sewell Cautley. Their philosophical colleague, the urban critic Lewis Mumford, became one of the first residents. The real estate developers were philanthropic idealists, too, and included Alexander M. Bing, William Sloane Coffin, Felix…

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$25
November 25, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Brooklyn Navy Yard: Architecture & Infrastructure Tour

Brooklyn Navy Yard, Brooklyn Bridge Park at the entrance to Pier 1 near the Bike and Roll rental kiosk
New York City, NY United States

Once America’s premier Naval shipyard, today the Brooklyn Navy Yard is a mission-driven industrial park and a hub of industry, technology, and craft. Explore the Navy Yard’s unique architecture and examine the many layers of history visible in the landscape, from Civil War-era machine shops to innovative LEED-Certified structures, and see how these buildings have been adapted for modern manufacturing. Learn about development projects currently underway at the Yard, which are projected to more than double the Yard’s workforce to over…

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January 2019

$30
January 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Art Along the C Train: An Underground Art Tour with Sylvia Lauden-Meo

The Municipal Art Society of New York, 488 Madison Ave Suite 1900
New York, 10022 United States

This past fall, several subway stations along the C line in Manhattan were renovated and also beautified by some brand new artwork! Yoko Ono designed the work inside the 72nd Street station, next to her Dakota Building home and Strawberry Fields. Joyce Kozloff’s “Parkside Portals” can be found inside the 86th Street station – a colorful mix of abstract patterns and aerial views of Central Park. On 163rd Street local Dominican artist Firelei Báez designed glass mosaics inspired by his…

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$45.00
January 27 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Historic Pub Crawl

NY

Experience the history of a few famous 
and infamous Pasadena watering holes
 and haunts. This guided tour of Pasadena’s original downtown includes stops at a handful of pubs, distinctive for their history, architecture, and beer. Tour-goer’s can delight in beer tastings plus little known facts and forgotten lore---a great way to get to know historic Old Pasadena!

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February 2019

February 19 @ 8:00 am - February 21 @ 7:30 pm

NAHB International Builders’ Show®

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV United States

Improve your business in 2019! Join us in Las Vegas, Nevada at the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS)—where new products are launched, powerful connections are made and the latest industry trends are revealed. Don’t miss design-specific workshops and learning expert solutions in Design Studio, touring the home design of The New American Home® and checking out the hottest topics in 20+ IBS education sessions in the Design & Community Planning track. Rates start as low as $100 for NAHB members and $175 for non-members through February 16. Learn…

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February 19 @ 8:00 am - February 21 @ 5:00 pm

NAHB International Builders’ Show®

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV United States

Improve your business in 2019! Join us in Las Vegas, Nevada at the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS)—where new products are launched, powerful connections are made and the latest industry trends are revealed. Don’t miss design-specific workshops and learning expert solutions in Design Studio, touring the home design of The New American Home® and checking out the hottest topics in 20+ IBS education sessions in the Design & Community Planning track. Rates start as low as $100 for NAHB members and…

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March 2019

$38 – $48
March 31

Spring Home Tour: “Historic Homes and Gorgeous Gardens”

IL United States

Tour extraordinary historic homes and gorgeous gardens as Pasadena Heritage presents architectural and landscape design spanning more than 8 decades. Tour guests will experience noteworthy architecture and landscape design that influence each other and combine to create perfect harmony. From “curb appeal” to private interiors, visitors will enjoy places that clearly demonstrate the beauty of indoor-outdoor living blended seamlessly together. Prior to the tour, on Thursday, March 28that 7:00 pm, Michael Logan, Busch Gardens researcher and historian, will speak about…

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