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House Tours Updates!

Feb2nd

TOUR CANCELLATIONS: Public house tours will be cancelled on Saturday, February 11 in preparation for the Victorian Valentine Extravaganza fundraiser.  SPECIAL HOURS:  On Sunday, February 12, tours will be offered from 11am-2pm. Tours will end early in preparation for a private event. IMPORTANT […]

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Victorian Valentine Extravaganza!

Jan24th

Victorian Valentine Extravaganza! Step back in time and join us for a delightful evening of scandalous fun at the historic Haas-Lilienthal House in honor of Valentine’s Day. Enjoy a buffet of delectable finger foods, Victorian parlor games, burlesque performances, a […]

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Embarcadero Historic District Named To 2016 List of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places

Oct4th

Photo by: spencerbrownphoto.com On October 5, 2016, the National Trust for Historic Preservation named San Francisco’s Embarcadero Historic District to its 2016 list of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. Heritage nominated the Embarcadero to highlight two major physical threats […]

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Advocacy Alert: Historic Van Ness Streetlamps

Oct4th

Photo caption: Looking North on Van Ness Avenue at Grove Street with New Street Lighting System | July 14, 1937; Image from SFMTA.com/photo Update: On September 20, 2016, the Board of Supervisors unanimously called on San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency […]

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Join Heritage for our 2015 Annual Membership Meeting!

May27th

Annual Meeting Saturday, June 6th, 10am UC San Francisco, Toland Hall 513 Parnassus Avenue Executive Director Mike Buhler will provide an overview of Heritage’s latest activities; Robert Cherny, San Francisco State professor emeritus, will give a presentation.  

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Soirée 2015 is fully booked!

Apr1st

  Soirée 2015 Saturday, April 18th InterContinental Mark Hopkins Hotel 999 California Street San Francisco Heritage Soirée 2015 is a black-tie event celebrating the San Francisco landmark Mark Hopkins Hotel. The gathering features cocktails, fine dining, casino gaming, a silent auction, […]

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Update: Legacy Business Legislation

Feb10th

Tomorrow morning the Budget and Finance Committee from the Board of Supervisors will meet to review and approve an ordinance amending the Administrative Code to direct the Small Business Commission to establish a Legacy Business Registry. February 11, 10a San Francisco City […]

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Latino Historic Context Statement Meeting

Jan30th

Latino Historic Context Statement Meeting Saturday, January 31st, 12:30-2p LGBT Center, 1800 Market Street On Saturday, January 31, Heritage and the San Francisco Latino Historical Society will host the fourth community meeting related to the citywide Latino Historic Context Statement […]

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