Church of the Covenant
Jun
5
1:00 pm13:00

Church of the Covenant

  • 67 Newbury Street Boston, MA, 02116 United States

The Church of the Covenant, designed by Richard M. Upjohn, was completed in 1867 and is a prime example of the Gothic Revival style in Boston. The church quickly became a landmark with its spire rising 236 feet, the tallest in Boston in its day...

Boston Public Library, Central Branch
Jun
5
1:00 pm13:00

Boston Public Library, Central Branch

  • 700 Boylston Street Boston, MA, 02116 United States

Featuring Bates Hall’s majestic barrel-arched ceiling, murals by the renowned French artist Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, the Abbey Room’s "Quest of the Holy Grail" murals, John Singer Sargent murals, and a magnificent deep interior courtyard, the building is a constant source of aesthetic surprise and satisfaction...

GrandTen Distilling
Jun
5
1:00 pm13:00

GrandTen Distilling

  • 383 Dorchester Avenue Boston, MA, 02127 United States

GrandTen Distilling is a small batch distillery housed in a famous South Boston iron foundry built by notable inventor and metallurgist Cyrus Alger... 

MIT List Visual Arts Center
Jun
5
12:00 pm12:00

MIT List Visual Arts Center

  • 20 Ames Street, Building E15 Cambridge, MA, 02142 United States

The List Visual Arts Center is the contemporary art museum and visual arts lab on MIT's campus, overseeing 6 to 9 changing exhibitions and stewarding the public art and programs that bring new work across the Institute...

Otis House, Historic New England
Jun
5
11:00 am11:00

Otis House, Historic New England

  • 141 Cambridge Street Boston, MA, 02114 United States

Otis House is the last surviving mansion in Bowdoin Square in Boston's West End neighborhood. In 1796, Charles Bulfinch designed the house for Harrison Gray Otis, a congressman and real estate entrepreneur, and his wife, Sally, who lived and entertained lavishly in this elegantly furnished home...

Cambridge City Hall
Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

Cambridge City Hall

  • 795 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA, 02139 United States

Cambridge City Hall, a prominent Richardsonian Romanesque building, was given to the city by Cambridge native Frederick Hastings Rindge in 1889. In developing the design along with architecture firm Longfellow, Alden & Harlow, Ringe insisted that the building express “honesty and strength...” 

Old North Church
Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

Old North Church

  • 193 Salem Street Boston, MA, 02113 United States

Built in 1723, the Old North Church was inspired by the works of Christopher Wren, the British architect who was responsible for rebuilding London after the Great Fire...

District Hall
Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

District Hall

  • 75 Northern Avenue Boston, MA, 02210 United States

Built on the site of the former waterfront rail yards, District Hall’s architecture is inspired by the area’s industrial past. The building has two basic volumes: a long, low bar that references box cars that once populated the site, and an angular shell that recalls the materials and forms of the shipping industry’s boats and waterfront warehouses... 

Fenway Victory Gardens
Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

Fenway Victory Gardens

  • 1200 Boylston Street Boston, MA, 02215 United States

Situated in the heart of Boston’s Fenway neighborhood and part of Olmsted’s Emerald Necklace parks system, the Fenway Victory Gardens span 7 acres tended by a community of almost 500 gardeners, with a diversity of cultures, ages, abilities, and experience...

Boston Architectural College
Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

Boston Architectural College

  • 320 Newbury Street Boston, MA, 02115 United States

The winning entry of an international competition, the Boston Architectural College’s main Brutalist-style concrete building was chosen from close to 100 designs and models submitted to a jury of distinguished architects and educators in 1963...

The Strand Theatre
Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

The Strand Theatre

  • 543 Columbia Road Dorchester, MA, 02125 United States

The Strand was built in 1918 as a movie and vaudeville house, designed by Boston architecture firm Funk and Wilcox. The theatre entrance featured a two-story recessed triumphal arch with a fanlight tympanum and a quietly elegant Adamesque interior...

Restoration Resources
Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

Restoration Resources

  • 1946 Washington Street Boston, MA, 02118 United States

Restoration Resources, Boston’s only architectural salvage company, is regarded as New England’s premier source for salvaged architectural antiques, unique artifacts, vintage furnishings, and unusual gifts... 

Loring-Greenough House
Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

Loring-Greenough House

  • 12 South Street Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130 United States

An outstanding example of Georgian Colonial architecture, this house was the hub of a large and actively developed farm, built as a country residence and farmstead in 1760 for wealthy British naval officer Commodore Joshua Loring... 

Hibernian Hall
Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

Hibernian Hall

  • 184 Dudley Street Boston, MA, 02119 United States

Designed by Edward Thomas Patrick Graham, Hibernian Hall was built in 1913 for the Ancient Order of Hibernians, an Irish Catholic fraternal organization...

BSA Space
Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

BSA Space

  • 290 Congress Street Boston, MA, 02210 United States

BSA Space is Boston’s leading center for architecture and design, and opened to the public in 2011. Boston-based firm Höweler + Yoon Architecture designed the space, using a concept that centers on a highly visible “cloud” ceiling and monumental stairs...

Ayer Mansion
Jun
4
2:30 pm14:30

Ayer Mansion

  • 395 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA, 02215 United States

Built between 1899 and 1902 for businessman and art collector Frederick Ayer, the Ayer Mansion is the only surviving residence created by American artist and designer, Louis Comfort Tiffany... 

Lunder Arts Center, Lesley University
Jun
4
12:00 pm12:00

Lunder Arts Center, Lesley University

  • 1801 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA, 02140 United States

Opened in 2015, Lunder Art Center is the new home of Lesley University’s College of Art and Design. The new facility is home to classrooms, studios, digital and other laboratories...

Midway Artist Studios
Jun
4
12:00 pm12:00

Midway Artist Studios

  • 15 Channel Center Street Boston, MA, 02210 United States

Midway Artist Studios houses 89 live-work studios located in three adjoined brick buildings, which were formerly wool warehouses, built in 1911 and remodeled in 2005 as an adaptive reuse project...

Fenway Studios
Jun
4
12:00 pm12:00

Fenway Studios

  • 30 Ipswich Street Boston, MA, 02215 United States

Fenway Studios, a live-work studio space for Boston artists, is the oldest continuously-functioning building in the country constructed for, and dedicated solely to, artists’ space... 

Christ Church Cambridge
Jun
4
12:00 pm12:00

Christ Church Cambridge

  • Zero Garden Street Cambridge, MA 02138 USA

Christ Church was designed by Peter Harrison of Newport, Rhode Island, the colonies’ first well-known architect. The building has been altered since, but the integrity of Harrison’s original design has remained intact, and the building received a Preservation Award in 2011 for its recent renovations...