unTRUE Stories

unTRUE Stories

In the mid-1980s, preservation policy in the US and New York City was still nascent.  In comparison to today, New York was a lawless playground for building owners and developers.  The thriving real estate market prompted growth and made demolition appealing.  People...
Walking the Lower Upper

Walking the Lower Upper

Sunday, November 17th 1:00-3:00pm Fall is in the air, and Landmark West is hitting the streets of the Lower Upper (West Side).  Guide Leigh Hallingby winds us along the blocks of the west 60s and 70s to discover neighborhoods past and present, magnificent...
“American Venus: A Path from Fame to Ruin” with Tom Miller

“American Venus: A Path from Fame to Ruin” with Tom Miller

Tuesday, September 24th 6:30-7:45pm   35 W. 67th Street She was everywhere, and more than 100 years later, she is still a New York City fixture: “The Perfect Woman”, “Miss Manhattan”, “American Venus”. If you have walked Riverside Park, Columbus Circle, Strauss Park,...