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Sunday In The Park: A Lincoln Park Field Trip

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by Eric last modified Jun 21, 2011

The Pleasant Home Foundation invites you to join a Sunday field trip in Lincoln Park on June 26, 2011. During the walk, architect Christopher Payne will discuss the Lincoln Park Conservatory (J. L. Silsbee, 1890–1895); the Lincoln Park Conservancy will lead tours of the Lily Pool (Alfred Caldwell, 1936–1938); Paul Steinbrecher, AIA, Interactive Design/Eight Architects, will describe the Comfort Station/Carlson Cottage (J. L. Silsbee, 1888) restoration project (2008); and Harry Soenksen, AIA, Studio Gang Architects,...




 

 

Conservatory Image1 The Pleasant Home Foundation invites you to join a Sunday field trip in Lincoln Park on June 26, 2011.

During the walk, architect Christopher Payne will discuss the Lincoln Park Conservatory (J. L. Silsbee, 1890–1895); the Lincoln Park Conservancy will lead tours of the Lily Pool (Alfred Caldwell, 1936–1938); Paul Steinbrecher, AIA, Interactive Design/Eight Architects, will describe the Comfort Station/Carlson Cottage (J. L. Silsbee, 1888) restoration project (2008); and Harry Soenksen, AIA, Studio Gang Architects, will interpret the Nature Boardwalk (2010). 
 
This walking tour is a benefit for the Pleasant Home Foundation that operates the George W. Maher-designed John Farson House in Oak Park as a house museum. The group will gather at the entrance to the Lincoln Park Conservatory at 10 a.m. and end around 1 p.m. at Cafe Brauer. This walking tour will be held rain or shine (no refunds).   
 
Cost is $25 per person. Space is limited and advanced reservations are required. Call Pleasant Home Foundation at 708-383-2654.

Image via Christopher Payne



 

 

 
 
 

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