Dan Kiley Landscape Architecture

Modern landscape architecture is not commonly associated with the Adirondacks yet notable examples exist here designed by famous American landscape architect, Dan Kiley. A peer of Eero Saarinen and I.M. Pei, Daniel Urban Kiley (1912-2004) was acclaimed for more than 1,000 designs worldwide, including the grounds at the Milwaukee Art Museum, New York’s Lincoln Center,…

Walking Tour: Mt. Philo

AARCH’s last walking tour of the season will be outside state lines in Mt. Philo State Park, Vermont’s first state park. The landscape reveals a fascinating history of use from farmland, to vacation destination, to designed pastoral landscape, to formal state parkland, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The top of…

Historic Plattsburgh

Take a walk through historic Plattsburgh with Don Wickman, director of the Kent-Delord House Museum.  This tour will explore residential and commercial structures from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries in Plattsburgh’s downtown, Cumberland Avenue and “Point” neighborhoods, including the John Russell Pope designed City Hall and MacDonough Monument, Trinity Episcopal Church, the D&H railroad…

Cuba

  CUBA: Architecture and Preservation 8-Day Tour, January 13-21, 2017 This tour will be led by local guides and tailored to meet the specific interests of AARCH members and supporters. Our trip will include time in Old Havana and Modern Havana, as well as Cienfuegos, Trinidad, Matanzas and other destinations. Along the way, we will…