Architecture Tour on the Providence River
Take in 300 years of architectural history as you cruise Providence’s waterways! This 90-minute boat tour, led by the Providence Preservation Society, highlights the stories, sightlines, and subtle details that define Providence. From the most eye-catching landmarks on the city skyline to hidden architectural gems, you’ll discover historic Providence from the best seat in town!…
Bite-Sized Preservation: Reading Buildings 101
We’re bringing you another serving of preservation basics after an August recess. Join us via Zoom on September 17 for just as much preservation as fits in a lunch hour.
2020 Providence Symposium: Whose Places Matter (And Why)?
The modern historic preservation movement came of age in the era of redlining, urban renewal, and fierce debate about the future of our cities. This crucible of “progress” resulted in more deeply entrenched racial, economic, and philosophical divides and a preservation practice that protected the interests of the privileged and powerful. Today, we live with…