Events



Upcoming events

    • 18 Sep 2015
    • 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    • 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street), New York, NY 10028
    • 9

    APTNE 

    Members-Only Tour of the

    Metropolitan Museum of Art

    New York, NY

    Friday, September 18, 2015

    2:30pm - 5:00pm


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    As Director of Conservation at Columbia University & The Metropolitan Museum of Art, George Wheeler has once again generously offered to provide a tour around the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC.  

    Mr. Wheeler's work at Columbia encourages students to explore the properties of materials of architecture and conservation in lecture, demonstration, and laboratory formats. His work for the Met focuses on the development and evaluation of conservation treatments.


     
    Additional Information

    * This is a free event for APTNE members only 

    * Two tours are available (2:30 - 3:30 and 4:00 - 5:00) with a maximum of 10 people on each tour

    * Cocktails will be provided on the rooftop from 5pm onwards. 

    * Additional event information to be included in registration confirmation email 


     Details and Logistics

    * Members should meet George Wheeler 15 minutes prior to tour time at the visitor booth inside The Metropolitan Museum of Art, located at 82nd street and 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028. 

    * Getting to The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 

    - By subway:  Take 4, 5 or 6 Subway 

    - By train: ­ To 86th St or 77th St Stations (walk west towards central park).

Past events

06 Aug 2015 APTNE & ICRI Manhattan Boat Cruise
24 Jul 2015 Rosendale Mines & Century House Museum Tour
12 Jun 2015 APTNE Preservation Pub Crawl - The Boston Edition
12 Jun 2015 APTNE Preservation Pub Crawl - New York City
08 May 2015 APTNE - Boston Valley Terra Cotta & Downtown Buffalo Tour
29 Apr 2015 The Modern Firm, Then and Now: Jan Hird Pokorny Associates
07 Feb 2015 APTNE - St. Patrick's Cathedral Tour
06 Feb 2015 APTNE Symposium Reception & Networking Event at Carnegie Hall
06 Feb 2015 APTNE 2015 Annual Meeting and Symposium: Best Practices - What Works, What Doesn't
14 Nov 2014 MANITOGA / Russel Wright House, Studio, and Woodland Garden Tour
26 Sep 2014 The Metropolitan Museum of Art Tour
06 Jun 2014 APTNE - Vermont Quarries Tour
05 Apr 2014 APTNE - Woodlawn Cemetery Tour
08 Feb 2014 APTNE - Trinity Church Tour
07 Feb 2014 APTNE 2014 Annual Meeting and Symposium: Innovative Adaptive Reuse of Historic Structures
08 Nov 2013 APTNE - Disaster Mitigation at the Barnum Museum
27 Jul 2013 APTNE - Philip Johnson Glass House Tour
20 May 2013 Preserving the Metropolis - APT NYC 2013 Conference Fundraiser
03 May 2013 APTNE - New York State Capitol Building Tour
01 Feb 2013 APTNE 2013 Annual Meeting and Symposium: Historic Concrete Restoration
22 Sep 2012 APTNE - Troy's Tiffany Treasures
22 Jun 2012 APTNE - Saint Gaudens NHS and Windsor, VT
20 Apr 2012 APTNE - Peebles Island Collections Care Center Tour
03 Feb 2012 APTNE 2012 Annual Meeting and Symposium: Historic Lighting