Archive for the ‘Past Events’ Category

June 7: Public Meeting to Launch Latino Historic Context Statement


On Saturday, June 7, the San Francisco Latino Historical Society and San Francisco Heritage will hold a public meeting to introduce a new initiative that will document and preserve the city’s rich Latino heritage. Entitled Nuestra Historia: Documenting the Chicano, […]

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2014 Annual Meeting Will Honor 100 Years at the Hobart Building


Join Heritage for our 2014 Membership Meeting on Saturday, June 14 in commemoration of the centennial of San Francisco’s Hobart Building! Executive Director Mike Buhler will provide an overview of Heritage’s latest activities, including upcoming youth programs and Latino heritage initiatives. The […]

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Soirée 2014 Celebrates San Francisco’s Palace of Fine Arts


Photo: Bleak!/Flickr. Heritage is pleased to announce that Soirée 2014 will be held at the Palace of Fine Arts on Saturday, May 10. Inspired by the elegance of this most exquisite venue and the era that created it, this black-tie event will feature cocktails […]

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Electrifying Scavenger Hunt: Union Square


Can’t get enough historic neon? Mark your calendars for an electrifying quest through Union Square! Join Heritage on Saturday, March 22 for an evening scavenger hunt in one of San Francisco’s most illuminated districts. Whether you’re a seasoned shutterbug or […]

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Toasting Legends: Legacy Happy Hour, February 27


Heritage and Heyday are thrilled to embark upon a new partnership to document San Francisco’s “Legacy Bars & Restaurants”! Join us on Thursday, February 27 to celebrate the launch of our new book project with San Francisco author and journalist […]

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Experience SF at the 4th Annual San Francisco History Expo


Mark your calendars! The popular San Francisco History Expo will return for its fourth year on Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2 at the historic Old Mint. Presented by the San Francisco Museum and Historical Society, this family-friendly event […]

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Postponed: Tony Saunders at the Bayview Opera House


Please be advised that the Black History Month Concert at the Bayview Opera House Ruth Williams Memorial Theatre (originally scheduled for Sunday, February 9) has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances. The concert featuring jazz composer and bassist Tony Saunders will be rescheduled […]

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“Splendid Survivors” Playing Cards Debut for New Year


Heritage and BOMA San Francisco are pleased to unveil a new commemorative gift in celebration of the city’s iconic architecture! “San Francisco’s Splendid Survivors,” a first edition deck of playing cards, features 52 sepia-toned images of historic San Francisco, including […]

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Semi-Annual Meeting Spotlights Van Ness Auto Row


On Wednesday, January 15, Heritage will host the 2014 Semi-Annual Meeting at one of Van Ness Auto Row’s grandest automobile showplaces: British Motor Car’s historic showroom. Built in 1926, the temple-inspired building exemplifies the grandeur and romanticism of the early automobile […]

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December Lecture: “Landscapes for a Modern City”


Heritage’s 2013 Lecture Series will conclude on Thursday, December 5 with an exploration of the work of modern landscape architects Thomas Church and Lawrence Halprin. Landscape architect and U.C. Berkeley-extension professor J.C. Miller will delve into contributions of these renowned designers to […]

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