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May 2019

Free – $10

Beams and Brews presented by Inhab goes to Gretna

5:30 to 6:30 @ 610 Sixth St. Visit the ornate Spanish Colonial Revival-style St. Joseph Church, built. C. 1926, which is being carefully restored by the Archdiocese of Louisiana with architect Robert J. Cangelosi, Jr. of Koch and Wilson. 6:30 to 7:30 @ 217 Lavoisier St. Walk down the street to learn how James Rolf, aka DJ Preservation, of Rolf Preservation Works, LLC is renovating a c. 1884 Italianate double shotgun using historic tax credits. This event is a great opportunity to see two…

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June 2019

$20 – $25

Private Tour of the Superdome

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the history and architecture of one of New Orleans’ most recognizable Mid-Century Modern buildings, the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, which was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2016. The tour will be led by Brad McWhirter, architect and partner at TRAHAN Architects, who contributed to the most recent exterior renovation of the Superdome and will be involved in upcoming renovations. $25 ($20 for members of PRC, NOAF and DOCOMOMO). Tickets are limited, and pre-registration…

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First Time Homebuyer Class

June 10, 11, 12 and 13 6:00 pm — 8:30 pm each day at A Shared Initiative, 411 North Carrollton Ave, Suite 3   Considering homeownership? This 12-hour course teaches prospective buyers about purchase contracts, insurance, fiscal fitness, budgeting, home maintenance and more. Conducted by A Shared Initiative, Inc., in partnership with the PRC, the course is certified by the LA Homebuyer Education Collaborative. Advance registration required. (see more registration details below)           How to register:  …

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Free – $10

Beams and Brews presented by Inhab goes to Central Baptist Church

Visit Central Baptist Church, a circa 1940 Art Deco building that’s been shuttered since Hurricane Katrina and is being converted to a 20-unit apartment complex by the New Orleans Redevelopment Fund. The project is utilizing Federal and State Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits and features thoughtful water management plans and work by Albert Architecture and Hernandez Consulting and Construction. Beer provided by Royal Brewery and craft cocktail provided by Twelve Mile Limit. $10 / free for members. Become a PRC member today!…

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Free

Navigating the Historic District Landmarks Commission

Free & open to the public The New Orleans and Central Business District Historic District Landmarks Commissions regulate 17 local historic districts and have almost 50,000 structures under their jurisdiction. This one-hour course is designed to help property owners understand the HDLC and the application process. It will provide the knowledge and tools property owners need to smoothly navigate the process, and how to prevent common frustrations and pitfalls. Taught by Historic District Landmarks Commission staff, this course will be…

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Free

Historic Preservation in the Face of Climate Change Part III: Persist

Can green infrastructure, building reuse, and revisiting historic building and land use patterns make our communities more resilient in the face of climate change? With historic preservation serving as both the goal and the mechanism, this dialogue will address new challenges in living with water and density and preservation as a tool to power resilience. Panelists: Amanda Coleman, green infrastructure specialist; Atianna Cordova, Founder, WALTERBLOCK; Alison DeJong, Senior Water Manager, Propeller Free & open to the public. Presented in partnership…

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November 2019

Explore Cuba with the PRC

The Preservation Resource Center will host an exclusive, preservation-focused tour of Havana to coincide with the Cuban capital’s 500th anniversary on November 19, 2019. This six-day, five-night trip will explore Cuba’s challenges with historic preservation, including a special tour of Old Havana led by Eusebio Leal, chief historian of the city, and a private reception with urban design professionals. This custom-designed trip will offer access to the best of Havana’s cultural and historic treasures, with an emphasis on the connections…

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December 2019

Holiday Home Tour 2019


Save the date! The Preservation Resource Center's Holiday Home Tour returns to New Orleans' Garden District on Saturday, December 14th and Sunday, December 15th this year. Stay tuned for more details!

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