On the fourth Sunday in September, a selection of curated homes open their doors to tour visitors, who encounter history, inspiring restorations, and modern living in these architectural beauties. The 2019 Alameda Legacy Home Tour took place on Sunday, September 22. Thank you to everyone who came out to enjoy the beauty and history of Alameda!
The Alameda Museum and AAPS have worked together many years organizing the Home Tour and we have enjoyed our role in making it a successful event. We encourage all those interested in Alameda’s history and the preservation of historic homes to be involved in planning and executing the tour to be held September 27, 2020.
Once you have your admission ticket, begin your tour at any home, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on tour day. The tour is a fundraising event for the Alameda Architectural Preservation Society (AAPS) and the Alameda Museum , non-profit organizations. Eventbrite fees are added on to the ticket price for online orders. Important!
The Alameda District, as it came to be known, became home to the more affluent citizens of Las Cruces—merchants, lawyers, doctors, and other people of means. Instead of Spanish-Colonial-style adobe homes, like those found in the original townsite, they favored Victorian, Queen Anne, Georgian, Pueblo Revival, and other contemporary styles.
Oct 19, 2015 · Queen Victorian ruled the British Empire for a long time, from 1837 until she died in 1901. Her son Edward VII then reigned until his death in 1910. In the United States, the structures built during their reigns are called Victorian and Edwardian in their honor.
Dec 23, 2015 - Lovers of Victorian era homes will have a chance to visit to this one in the Gold Coast neighborhood of Alameda, Calif., one of six that will be part of the self-guided Alameda Legacy Home Tour on Sept. 22, photographed Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. More Home and Garden Coverage
The Holiday Home Tour will feature a variety of Alameda’s architectural style homes decorated for the holidays. The tour, Alameda’s premier fundraising event, will be held Saturday, December 14, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM. Home is where the heart is as all proceeds go to the organization that has as its sole goal: Serving Families ...