Six To Celebrate
Greenpoint Brooklyn, Walking tour Sunday, November 17th, 2PM With Francis Morrone HDC held a Greenpoint tour back in July during the terrible heat wave and the tour was sold out and everyone left happy! As a result of that great success we decided to have another one. Greenpoint is a beautifully diverse neighborhood full of wooden [...]
Tribeca, Manhattan Matthew Postal, architectural historian led the Six to Celebrate walking tour of Tribeca on Saturday, September 28, 2013. Additional support for the Six to Celebrate Tours is provided by New York City Councilmembers Inez Dickens, Daniel Garodnick, Stephen Levin and Rosie Mendez.
E-BULLETIN- Aluminaire House doesn’t belong in Sunnyside, but what new buildings do belong in historic districts?
E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL September 2013, Volume 10, Number 4 New/Old Housing Comes to Sunnyside Gardens? The largest proposal in the history of the Sunnyside Gardens Historic District on the agenda to be heard at the Landmarks Preservation Commission on Tuesday, October 15. (It is on the agency agenda for 9/24/13 but the [...]
E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL June 2013, Volume 10, Number 5 The Domino Effect: A Walking Tour of Williamsburg Thursday, July 11, 2013 6:00pm (tour will take approximately 2 hours) As a follow-up to HDC’s recent screening of The Domino Effect, we offer a complementary tour that examines these real-life issues in [...]
September 2012, Volume 9, Number 2 Park Avenue in Context: Film Clips and a Discussion of the Midtown Rezoning Wednesday, October 3, 2012, 6:00pm Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street Between Second and Third Avenues, Manhattan In this fun program of film clips and commentary, architectural historian John Kriskiewicz will examine Midtown’s Park [...]
The turn out for last night’s event was great! The weather was perfect, Andrew Dolkart was an incredible tour-guide and our guests were enthusiastic. Thank you to everyone who participated and we look forward to seeing you at upcoming HDC events.
Mount Morris Park Community Improvement Association Presents Its 23rd Tour Highlighting One of the City’s Most Storied and Treasured Neighborhoods June 10, 2012, 11 AM – 4 PM History buffs, architecture enthusiasts and lovers of Harlem and its historical landscape will be treated to the 23rd annual Mount Morris Park House Tour, on June 10, [...]
E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL April 2012, Volume 9, Number 5 ~Six to Celebrate Tour Series~ Come tour our 2012 Six to Celebrate neighborhoods. Learn about their diverse cultural and architectural histories. Starting in May and running throughout the summer HDC, with the help of noted tour guides and local community groups, [...]