Irreplaceable Heritage: Florida and the Preservation Act at 50
Exhibit Opening featuring Frank Vagnone
Join us for the first look at our newest temporary exhibition on the 50th anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act. Be among the first to explore the Act’s impact in Florida, discover its role in preserving meaningful places, and delve into the passionate campaign to save the Historic Capitol, one of Florida’s most iconic buildings.
Author and "domestic-archeo-anthropologist" Frank Vagnone will present on his groundbreaking book, the Anarchist’s Guide to Historic House Museums. The Guide is a fresh look at the national discussion that questions the value of historic properties and what to do with “old” buildings. The reception begins at 5:30 p.m.; presentation to begin at 6:15 p.m. with book signing immediately to follow.
The program is free and open to the public. Seating is limited, so we ask that you reserve your spot by RSVPing at the ticket link above.