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YUP Brainery Class: Rochester Monuments & Memorials

The plaque next to a highway off-ramp commemorating Lincoln’s brief stop in Rochester; the first statue to memorialize an African-American; the drinking fountain admonishing temperance and the small Statue of Liberty replica in rural village parks; the Highland Bowl (yes, it’s a memorial)... Local monuments and memorials tell interesting stories, but ironically, they can be ... Read more YUP Brainery Class: Rochester Monuments & Memorials

YUP class @ The Brainery: Crash Course in American Architectural History, 19th Century

Love old buildings but have no idea what you're looking at? In this class, we'll give you the rundown of American architectural styles from the Colonial era through the 19th century, with a focus on local and regional examples. Learn the names of important architectural styles common in the northeast; some basic architectural terminology; and ... Read more YUP class @ The Brainery: Crash Course in American Architectural History, 19th Century

YUP class @ The Brainery: Crash Course in American Architectural History, 20th Century

Love old buildings but have no idea what you're looking at? In this class, we'll give you the rundown of American architectural styles from the late 19th century through the present day, with a focus on local and regional examples. Learn the names of important architectural styles common in the northeast; some basic architectural terminology; ... Read more YUP class @ The Brainery: Crash Course in American Architectural History, 20th Century

YUP Brainery Class: Architecture in the Wild – NOTA / East / Park!

Love old buildings but don’t know a Queen Anne from a Dutch Colonial? The Landmark Society’s Young Urban Preservationists (YUPs for short) are taking students out onto the streets to explore Rochester’s architectural history in its natural setting. In this 2-hour outdoor class, students will walk the Neighborhood of the Arts and the East Avenue ... Read more YUP Brainery Class: Architecture in the Wild – NOTA / East / Park!

YUP Brainery Class: Architecture in the Wild – Maplewood!

Love old buildings but don’t know a Queen Anne from a Dutch Colonial? The Landmark Society’s Young Urban Preservationists (YUPs for short) are taking students out onto the streets to explore Rochester’s architectural history in its natural setting! In this 2-hour outdoor class, students will walk the streets of the Maplewood neighborhood, examining the magnificent ... Read more YUP Brainery Class: Architecture in the Wild – Maplewood!

YUP Brainery Class: Architecture in the Wild – South Wedge!

Love old buildings but don’t know a Queen Anne from a Dutch Colonial? The Landmark Society’s Young Urban Preservationists (YUPs for short) are taking students out onto the streets to explore Rochester’s architectural history in its natural setting! In this 2-hour outdoor class, students will walk the South Wedge neighborhood, tracing the city’s architectural evolution ... Read more YUP Brainery Class: Architecture in the Wild – South Wedge!