Events Archive

Events Archive

For more recent archived events, please check the Events Calendar.


February 8, 2018 Unraveling the Mysteries of Seneca Village


January 24, 2018 Brokers Continuing Ed Program: UWS Architecture: Flemish Revival & the Development of Bloomingdale Village

January 18, 2018 Program: LW! Tours the Downton Abbey Exhibition with guest docent Chippy Irvine




December 5, 2017 Program: A New York Christmas: Ho-ho-ho at Gothamtide. A Historic Holiday Book Event with author Sibyl McCormac Groff


November 15, 2017 LW! Celebrates The Belnord Apartments
November 8, 2017 Brokers Seminar: Fundamentals of Fair Housing


October 29, 2017 Gargoyles! A Halloween Walk on the Upper West Side
October 26, 2017  The Wild Wild West Side on Film: From Gangs to Ghostbusters
October 4, 2017 Brokers Seminar: Architectural Styles of the Upper West Side


September 17, 2017 Program: From Dakota to Montana: An UWS Walking Tour
September 14, 2017 Program: The Cinematic Cityscape of Woody Allen

August 22, 2017 Program: How (High) Does Your Garden Grow?
August 23, 2017 Program: The Buzz About Bees

July 18, 2017 Cruise Aboard the Historic Fireboat John J. Harvey!
June 15, 2017 Program: New York Art Deco Talk/Walk with Tony Robins
June 14, 2017 Program: Brownstone Series II: Understanding Excavation    
May 23, 2017 Program: From Eleanor Roosevelt to Joan of Arc: Riverside Drive from 72nd to 93rd Streets
May 16, 2017 Program: 79th Street Boat Basin and Riverside Park Walking Tour
May 11, 2017 Program: Gargoyles & Green Men Walking Tour
May 4, 2017 Program: Justin Davidson’s “Magnetic City” Book Talk
April 27, 2017 Program: “The Gargoyle Hunters” with Author John Freeman Gill
April 24, 2017 Brokers Seminar: Fair Housing & Mansions of RSD (rescheduled from March 14)
April 19, 2017 Program: How the West Was Won Talk by LW! Pres. Kate Wood
April 17, 2017 Program: LW! Roundtable: Money & Politics
April 2, 2017 Program: Afternoon Amble Along Riverside-West End Ave.
March 3, 2017 Program: Brownstone Series I: Not Just a Pretty Facade
Feb. 21, 2017 Program: Dark Love in the Gilded Age




“Ten Restaurants That Changed America” Author Paul Freedman in conversation with Eater’s Matt Buchanan DECEMBER 5


“Preservation 101” Continuing Education Workshop for Brokers NOVEMBER 17

Documenting LGBT History: A Presentation by the NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project NOVEMBER 15

Tour of Clarence Tour interior at 311 W. 91st Street NOVEMBER 3


Conjuring Up the Architectural Ghosts and Long Lost Villages of the UWS OCTOBER 30

Central Park West Art Deco Walking Tour led by Anthony W. Robins for Open House NY OCTOBER 16

Quintessential Upper West Side Walking Tour led by Francis Morrone for Open House NY OCTOBER 16


14 Original Historic Homes On West End Avenue: An Architectural Discussion & Tour Featuring Andrew S. Dolkart JULY 12


610 West End Avenue Walking Tour Featuring Andrew Dolkart JUNE 23

“Community Gathering” JUNE 22


A “ Bird’s Eye” Tour of West End Avenue Featuring Professor Andrew S. Dolkart  MAY 24

“Preservation 101” MAY 12


A Book Talk with Drs. Nicholas Dagen Bloom & Matthew Gordon Lasner MARCH 15


“Zoning 101” FEBRUARY 25

Witold Rybczynski Book Talk FEBRUARY 3







Honoring Former LPC Chairman Gene A. Norman DECEMBER 14

The Texture of the City: Exploring the Lettering of the Upper West Side NOVEMBER 22

Continuing Education “Preservation 101” with Walking Tour by Andrew Dolkart NOVEMBER 17

LW! OpenHouseNY Walking Tour: Central Park West Art Deco with Andrew Dolkart OCTOBER 18

LW! OpenHouseNY Walking Tour: Central Park West Brownstones with Gregory Dietrich OCTOBER 17

Walking Tour Exploring Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts with Thomas Mellins SEPTEMBER 30

A Book Talk with Roberta Brandes Gratz SEPTEMBER 9

The ABCs of Central Park with Augustine Lynas SEPTEMBER 7

Young Professionals Trivia Night with Tom Miller JULY 23

West End Avenue Walking Tour with Andrew Scott Dolkart JUNE 23

A Rare Look Inside W.R. Hearst’s “Gothic Aerie” Over Central Park with Francis Morrone JUNE 11

City as a Living Laboratory: Collision Theory-Birds and Buildings MAY 16

City as a Living Laboratory: Habits and Highness MAY 16

Behind the Scenes Tour of the American Folk Art Museum MAY 12

Public Lives: Preserving New York’s Landmark Interiors APRIL 16

The Evolution of Residential Design on West End Avenue with Andrew Dolkart JANUARY 21


25th Anniversary Kick-Off Celebration at The Dakota

Energy Efficiency and Existing Buildings

Green Theology Seminar

Architectural Styles Continuing Education Seminar


Walking Tour: Sacred Sites of the West Side (Part Two!)

Slide Lecture and Wine Reception: A History of the Upper West Side in Postcards

Mayoral Candidates Breakfasts with Tony Avella, William C. Thompson, Jr., and Rev. Billy Talen

Walking Tour: West End Avenue with Andrew S. Dolkart

Walking Tour: Sacred Sites of the West Side with Mosette and Herbert Broderick

Legal Strategies for Landmarks: Defending Architecture, Neighborhoods and the Public Interest In the Development-Driven City
Continuing Education Seminar: Green Building, Energy Efficiency, and Existing Buildings SPRING HOUSE TOUR

An Architectural Tooklit, continuing education seminar

Building New York’s Garment District: A slide lecture by Andrew S. Dolkart

The Artistic Furniture of Charles Rohlfs: The Making of a Book and Exhibition

A Reading of  Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs by illustrator Ron Barrett

A Celebration of West End Avenue: walking tours by Andrew S. Dolkart and Mosette Broderick

Central Park West Skyline: A Walking Tour with Andrew Scott Dolkart

“The Tiffany Girls”: The Designing Women of Tiffany Studios — a slide lecture by Nina Gray

The Unsung Heroes of the Upper West Side: 2008 Preservation Awards

LANDMARK WEST!’s Fall Broker Seminar Series

A Slide Lecture by Anthony C. Wood

Two FREE Family Walking Tours (part of openhousenewyork)

A Special Tribute to the Dakota

An Evening With Friends of LANDMARK WEST!: Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival at Avery Fisher Hall

Reconstructing Seneca Village: A Walking Tour with Cynthia Copeland, Nan Rothschild, and Diana Wall Vernacular Architecture of the Upper Upper West Side: A Walking Tour with Andrew Scott Dolkart

The Evolution of Living Styles in Manhattan (Seminar)

Green Building, Energy Efficiency and Historic Preservation (Seminar)

“New York: Vernacular City”: An Illustrated Lecture by Andrew S. Dolkart


The Automat: A Talk By Lorraine B. Diehl and Marianne Hardart

Amsterdam Houses and Public Housing Architecture: A Lecture by Francis Morrone

The Dakota Apartments to the Dakota Stable: An Upper West Side Walking Tour with Andrew Scott Dolkart

Art Deco on the Upper West Side: A Walking Tour with Tony Robins

Amsterdam Houses Historical Research Project

Frederick Law Olmsted: Beyond Central Park – A Talk by Witold Rybczynski

Walking Tour of West 72nd Street with Andrew Scott Dolkart

Benefit for the Save 2 Columbus Circle Fund

Walking Tour of Manhattan Valley with Andrew Scott Dolkart



LANDMARK WEST!’s 20th Anniversary Benefit with Tom Brokaw

Come One, Come All To the People’s Public Hearing for 2 Columbus Circle!

Hands Around 2 Columbus Circle!

Meet the Democratic Mayoral Candidates!

Edward Durell Stone: The Evolution of the Architect



Glamour: Fashion, Industrial Design, Architecture

Metro Theatre

Restoring the Postwar Architecture of E.D. Stone

Celebrate the Ansonia!




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