Greenacre Reference Library, Municipal Art Society, 111 W. 57th Street, 16th Floor, Manhattan
In four highly informative sessions, architectural historian Anthony W. Robins describes how to successfully research the history of buildings in New York City. A field trip to the Manhattan Department of Builidings completes the course. Robins, who will be including resources he used in researching his recent book on Grand Central Terminal, has been leading this class for MAS for more than 25 years and past participants have included architects, engineers, building owners, preservation advocates, lawyers and landmarks commissioners and even a New York City detective!
The class will meet on Tuesdays, February 4th, 11th, 18th, and 25th from 6:00 PM to 7:45 PM in the Greenacre Reference Library at the Municipal Art Society, located at 111 W. 57th Street, 16th Floor, Manhattan. The field trip will be scheduled for a weekday morning (date TBD) following the last class session.