May, 2016

Anarchist’s Guide to Historic House Museums – May 23, 6 p.m.

23 May

Join PACA members Monday, May 23, at 6 p.m. for the Anarchist’s Guide to Historic House Museums, an event sponsored by the Fairmount Park Conservancy, the Philadelphia Society for the Preservation of Landmarks, and the Barra Foundation. Franklin D. Vagnone, head of Twisted Preservation Cultural Consulting, will present his and Deborah Ryan’s bold manifesto to […]

PACA General Meeting — American Philosophical Society, 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 10

10 May

The Philadelphia Area Conservation Association met for its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, May 10, from 6:00-8:00 PM in Ben Franklin Hall of the American Philosophical Society (427 Chestnut Street). We voted in new PACA board members, approved minor changes to the PACA Bylaws, discussed the milestones of 2015, and established new goals for 2016 […]

Stone Conservation for Longwood Gardens’ Main Fountain — Dan Lepore & Sons Co., 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 5

5 May

Longwood Gardens and Dan Lepore & Sons Company have graciously agreed to host a behind-the-scenes tour of the stone conservation work being undertaken as part of the Main Fountain Gardens Restoration. Please join the Association for Preservation Technology (APT-DVC) and the Philadelphia Area Conservation Association (PACA) at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 5th, at the […]