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Secret Lives Tour: One Wall Street

Secret Lives Tour: One Wall Street   The Bank of New York Mellon Wednesday February 26, 2014 at 4 P.M. The Historic Districts Council  invites you to tour three spectacular spaces in the Art Deco tower at One Wall Street. Built across from Trinity Church as the Irving Trust Building, the limestone skyscraper is a [...]

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Old is New: Creative Approaches to Adaptive Reuse-A Walking Tour of the West Village

 “New Design+Old Places” Pre-Conference Tour October 27, 2013 at 1pm Led by: Françoise Bollack, HDC Board President and author of “Old Buildings – New Forms: New Directions in Architectural Transformations”. A walk on Greenwich and Washington Streets shows the evolution of creative adaptive reuse in the West Village: from early, massive projects like the Federal Archives [...]

E-BULLETIN: Would you like education? Would you like fun? Come to an HDC event!!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL September 2013, Volume 10, Number 6   Monday Morning Coffee Talk: 8:30 – 10:00 AM Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street New York, NY 10003 October 7: The role of community activism and advocacy in affecting “good” government The Citizens Union of the City of New York isa [...]

E-BULLETIN – Fall is Full of Fun!

 E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL September 2013, Volume 10, Number 4 Lower East Side Preservation Initiative: Solving the Tenement Puzzle Dispelling Myths and Misperceptions of an Architectural Vernacular Wednesday, September 25th 6:30PM The tenement building is perhaps New York City’s – and certainly the Lower East Side’s – most characteristic structure. Tenements present a [...]

E-BULLETIN- Monday Morning Coffee Talk Fall / Winter 2013 Schedule; Walking tour of historic libraries in the East Village!!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL September 2013, Volume 10, Number 3   Fall / Winter 2013 Schedule   8:30 – 10:00 AM Neighborhood Preservation Center 232 East 11th Street New York, NY 10003 October 7 The role of community activism and advocacy in affecting “good” government Richard Dadey: Executive Director, Citizens Union of the City of [...]

E-Bulletin: Sunnyside Gardens Historic District about to be Aluminated?

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL September 2013, Volume 10, Number 2 New/Old Housing Comes to Sunnyside Gardens? The proposed design by Campani and Schwarting Architects The largest proposal in the history of the Sunnyside Gardens Historic District on the agenda to be heard at the LPC shortly, and HDC is pleased to be able [...]

West Village Historic Districts Walking Tour: The lesser-known Historic Districts of Greenwich Village

Charlton King and Vandam, Macdougal-Sullivan Gardens and Greenwich Village HD extension II September 10, 2013 Walking Tourat 5pm Houston Hall bar at 6pm You may think you know the West Village, but there’s  much more to Greenwich Village than meets the eye. The Greenwich Village Historic District is one of the oldest, largest and most well-known historic districts [...]

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2013 Six To Celebrate Walking Tours

Full list of walking and bike tours that will be held through out the spring/summer for the 2013 Six To Celebrate neighborhoods   Harrison Street, Staten Island BUS/WALKING TOUR led by Barnett Shepherd, architectural historian Saturday, May 11, 10:30AM View Pictures of the Tour Please join us for a very special tour of some of [...]

E-BULLETIN- Tours Galore!!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL July 2013, Volume 10, Number 5    Madison Square North Preservation Walk & Talk Friday, August 9, 2013 Tour 5 p.m. Refreshments 6 p.m.   Join HDC on a FREE tour of the Madison Square North Historic District. It’s hot out and we need things to keep us happy (or we might [...]

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The Domino Effect: A Walking Tour of Williamsburg- August 15, 2013

The Domino Effect: A Walking Tour of Williamsburg Thursday, August 15, 2013 6:00pm (tour will take approximately 2 hours)   Click here to view pictures from the July 11th tour!      HDC held a complementary tour on July 11th  as a follow-up to HDC’s screening of The Domino Effect. It was so well received  that we [...]

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