Archive for March 2015

Join Us for NPF’s Inaugural Home Tour!

*** The Preservation Press email incorrectly shows this as a free event. Our apologies for the confusion. The Nevada Preservation Foundation invites you to attend our first of many annual Home Tours! As many of you know, May is Historic Preservation Month nationwide. As part of these national festivities, NPF will be hosting an afternoon…

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Mid-Century Architecture Day with Motor Court Panel

As many of you know, May 20th is Mid-Century Architecture day in the state of Nevada. In celebration, Nevada Preservation Foundation has joined forces once again with Neon Museum to bring you a panel discussion on the history and future of the motor court hotels located on Las Vegas Blvd north of the Stratosphere and…

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Meet NPF’s Volunteers

Since the creation of our organization, one of Nevada Preservation Foundation’s goals has been to engage with our community members through events and volunteer opportunities. Volunteering provides our members with a chance to give input and experience preservation in action. It also helps to strengthen community relationships and meet other like-minded individuals here in Las…

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Service Provider Directory Coming Soon

So you own a mid-century modern home … congratulations! Perhaps you’ve already tackled all of the necessary upgrades and renovations that are needed to make your home a livable masterpiece. Or, perhaps not – and you are overwhelmed with the projects on your list. Because, while visually attractive, your home is likely in need of…

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Expert Tips for Spring Cleaning

As readers of the Preservation Press, it’s likely that you own older homes and are collectors of vintage furniture. These items often require a little more TLC than the standard off the shelf merchandise. It’s often hard to know the best way to care for these older pieces, though we all have our secrets I’m…

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Preserving Nevada’s Infamous Legacy

It looks like historic preservation is taking a prominent place in the negotiating of the 2015-17 Nevada State budget! While the budget is oh so far from being set and decided, the Legislature and Governor are looking at funding two full-time positions – a museum director and a curator – at what will become the…

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