Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Wednesday, August 15th • 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Meet at the northeast corner of Swan and State Streets, near the State Education Building
Historic Albany Foundation, with grants from the National Trust for Historic Preservation and the Preservation League
of New York State, is working toward listing portions of Washington and Western Avenues from the Alfred
E. Smith Building to the Downtown SUNY Campus on the National Register nomination as Albany’s
newest historic district.
Join our consultant, Chris Brazee, for a tour of a portion of the proposed district
and take in the eclectic mixture of architecture that has arisen along the gateway to Albany’s civic core.
Thursday, August 2, 2018, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
- Bleecker Park
- 7 Madison Pl
- Albany, NY, 12202
- United States
Thursday, August 2nd, 5:30PM
Bleecker Park at Madison Place and Eagle Street
Tour the Mansion Neighborhood with City Historian Tony Opalka. Take in the handiwork of some of Albany's best builders: Cunningham and Orr's Gothic rowhouses, with design elements they pilfered from A. J. Davis' plans for Joel Rathbone's estate Kenwood; and James Eatons' Italianate Elm Street homes, among others.