Introduction to Historic Preservation


Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - Tuesday, December 8, 2020
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


**Due to the pandemic, classes are meeting remotely via Zoom at the time scheduled.**

This course is an introduction to the history, principles and practice of historic preservation. It will provide a framework for understanding how the architecture and natural beauty of the Hudson Valley influenced the birth of the preservation movement in America and how preservation law has developed in New York State into present-day policies. Through discussions about the guiding principles, terminologies and current issues of historic preservation, the class will explore the benefits and limitations of the agencies that play a role in preservation and discuss local case studies. These will be 2-hour class sessions over 10 weeks for a total of 20 hours required towards completion of certificate requirements.
CE-HIST 2127PE, 10 Tues., Sept 29-Dec. 8, (skip Nov 10), 6:30-8:30 pm, $312.50. #90460

**This course is part of the Historic Preservation Certificate but can be taken independently. All interested students should contact the Assistant Director, Eric Mantell, at [email protected] or 914-606-7321.**

Event Location and Ticket Information

Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Times: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Ticket pricing:

Presenter: Center for the Digital Arts, Peekskill Extension
Presenter Phone: 914-606-7300
Presenter Website:

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