When four couples couldn’t find their dream homes Uptown in the 1950s, they decided to build their own. Learn more and tour them with PRC on July 20.
Preservation in Print
A Tremé police station from the turn-of-the-20th-century has been transformed into a stunning bed and breakfast.
A look at Italianate architecture in New Orleans.
A modernist former car showroom in the heart of New Orleans now houses the headquarters of the New Orleans Advocate
Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard’s revitalization earned the street a 2017 Great American Main Street award by the National Main Street Center.
Artist Betsy Fifield is restoring a 19th-century treasure on Esplanade Avenue. Read about the project, then see it yourself at PRC’s Renovators’ Happy Hour in May 18.
A look back on the buildings where cotton reigned king in New Orleans’ downtown “Cotton District.”
Although some examples of Mid-Century Modern architecture in New Orleans have been demolished, many examples remain intact.
New Orleans has had some extraordinary Modernist architecture — much has been lost, but important examples remain. Read about these structures in anticipation of PRC’s Mid-Mod NOLA series happening throughout the summer.
“It’s like churning ice cream,” Dale Pierrottie laughs. “Mix it ‘til you can’t mix it no more.”
Volunteers from from around the country visited New Orleans this spring to help our Rebuilding Together program bring safe, affordable housing to New Orleans homeowners.