“My Neighborhood, My Heritage” Photo Exhibit, Oct. 22-25

Recently, Preservation Detroit has proudly supported the efforts of the Michigan Historic Preservation Network’s Jefferson-Chalmers Preservation Demonstration Project as one of several local partners. Phase I in Spring 2014 included three neighborhood workshops for local property owners centered on caring for their older homes. On September 13, Phase II of this exciting endeavor began with [...]

UPDATED 9-26: Repairs ordered for Park Avenue Building #keepparkave

Media contact: Amy Elliott Bragg President, Board of Directors, Preservation Detroit aelliottbragg@preservationdetroit.org 248-885-2282 Claire Nowak-Boyd Executive Director, Preservation Detroit claire@preservationdetroit.org 313-577-3559 Here’s what we know about the Park Avenue Building, its current endangered status, and what you can do to prevent it from being demolished. UPDATE – 9/26/14: We learned this morning that an out-of-court [...]

Cemetery Tours are back in October 2014!

October Historic Cemetery Walking Tours Featuring a different cemetery each week: Mt. Elliott, Woodmere, Woodlawn and Elmwood! Ticket Prices: $15 Members, advance purchase only $20 Non-members, advance purchase only Purchase tickets here! Join us for one of our October cemetery tours scheduled for each Saturday in October. Learn about the famous Detroiters who are buried [...]