Public Programs

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The “Modern” Flammable Home Tour

July 13, 2024

Curious about combustibles in historic homes? Have we got a tour for you! As folks attempted to modernize homes from the late 1800s into the 1950s and 60s, unfortunate fire-related mishaps and tragedies occurred. Learn more about the “modern” products, building materials, and practices that led [...]

"Our field trip was very well organized and full of interesting activities. Our presenters were prepared for our arrival and showed interest in the activities that they were leading. I would have no hesitation in recommending this field trip to colleagues. It was a very informative and interesting day."