Get an up close look at Preservation In Action!
Join Long Beach Heritage for Preservation In Action, a talk and tour at First Congregational Church, Long Beach’s oldest standing church structure that has been serving the city for more than 100 years. Technical preservation specialist John Fidler will present an update on the $2 million restoration currently underway to restore the building after a century of ocean air and Los Angeles pollution has taken its toll on the lead in the windows, the beautiful and unique brickwork and the decorative terra cotta.
Much-welcome good news on the advocacy front! From a vote to reopen the landmark Community Hospital, to new landmark designations, to a state historic tax credit that will bring enormous benefits to preservation –– read all about the latest news!
Long Beach Architecture Week will be back next year with tours, events and educational opportunities that celebrate architecture, preservation, sustainability, and new development. Mark your calendar for May 29 through June 7, 2020.