The 12th Annual Sacred Sites Open House to Take Place July 23 & 24, 2022

 

 

 

Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem

Celebrate the art, architecture, and history of New York State’s amazing ecclesiastical buildings during the 12th annual Sacred Sites Open House on July 23rd and 24th, 2022.

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70 Fifth Avenue, a Historic Educational Building, Now a NYC Landmark

 

 

 

The Educational Building, 70 Fifth Avenue. Image courtesy NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission

On March 23, 2021, the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) held a virtual public hearing on the proposed designation of 70 Fifth Avenue, known as the Educational Building, in Greenwich Village. In a meeting on May 18, 2021, a final vote was taken with all in favor, designating 70 Fifth Avenue as a NYC Landmark.

Join Village Preservation on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 6:00pm to unveil historic plaque. Registration Required.

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Holyrood Episcopal Church~Iglesia Santa Cruz in Washington Heights Now a NYC Landmark

 

 

 

Holyrood Episcopal Church~Iglesia Santa Cruz. Image courtesy NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission

On March 23, 2021, the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) held a virtual public hearing on the proposed designation of Holyrood Episcopal Church~Iglesia Santa Cruz, located at 715 West 179th Street in Washington Heights. All were in favor in a vote on May 18, 2021, confirming Holyrood Episcopal Church~Iglesia Santa Cruz as a New York City Landmark.

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Discover New York City Landmarks

 

 

 

While we wait for Landmark’s decision on the now calendared four buildings + a Historic District, check out the new interactive map, Discover NYC Landmarks, detailing information on nearly 34,000 historic buildings with the City’s 141 historic districts.

New York City Landmarks Conservancy is celebrating its 45th Anniversary. Here are a few of their accomplishments.