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Memphis Mercantile Antique Market

*Advanced Purchase tickets at will call* Preview Party tickets $50 at the door 5/11 5:30 pm – 8 pm Market Admission $10 at the gate Saturday Preview Party admission includes VIP shopping, hors d’oeuvres, wine, a wristband for the Saturday Market PLUS a one year membership to Memphis Heritage. Memphis Heritage is proud of our 43 year commitment to historic ...

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The Keystone: September 2018

Skyline Reflections Old and New by Charlie Lambert Landmarks Lost and Revived Memphis has about the most arcane, varied city skylines anywhere. Composed of half a dozen true high-rise buildings and a few lower level ones, the architecture is an array of vintage structures dating back to the early 20th century, subsidized by a couple of more modern offerings. To explore ...

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A Year End Tax-Deductible Donation for Preservation

Dear Friends, Please consider making a year-end tax-deductible donation to Memphis Heritage and help us continue our work, advocating for the saving and repurposing of our most important historic places. To make a one-time donation today, click the button below. Your generosity at this time of the year directly impacts our ability to continue our work as the primary advocate for historic preservation ...

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Let Memphis Heritage handle your holiday gift list! 

Already overwhelmed by holiday shopping? Let us take it off your hands. Create your holiday giving list, make a donation of $15.00 per person in honor of a friend or colleague, and we will send our 2019 MHI Calendar celebrating Memphis’ Bicentennial along with a preservation-themed holiday card letting them know you are making a donation in their honor for the holidays! Simply email ...

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Reimagining Historic Melrose

One Vision, Many Voices Memphis Heritage was proud to join the City of Memphis – Division of Housing and Community Development, in partnership with Orange Mound community stakeholders, in hosting a weekend-long open house inside the Historic Melrose High School located at 843 Dallas Street, October 26th-28th, 2018. Melrose School was an educational, cultural and civic center of the Orange ...

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Preservation Posse: After Hours

A renovator’s happy hour & tour series presented by Memphis Heritage Join us for Memphis Heritage’s brand new series of behind-the-scenes tours of historic buildings throughout Memphis, both pre- and post- revitalization. Hear directly from the owners, developers, contractors, architects, engineers, designers and craftsmen involved in bringing these one-of-a-kind structures back to life. This educational series invites historic architecture enthusiasts ...

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The Holidays are here!

Get your shopping done with Memphis Heritage Looking for that perfect gift for your preservationist friends?  Remember our great gift options such as Memphis Heritage’s 2018 Calendar celebrating Memphis: Then & Now, and other MHI merchandise when thinking about corporate or personal holiday gifts. By giving these gifts, not only are you supporting Memphis Heritage and it’s mission, but you are also saying ...

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November 11, 2017: Mark your Calendars for Adapt A Door 9

Memphis Heritage’s annual Adapt-A-Door Fundraiser brings large crowds to Howard Hall for the exciting silent auction of artwork and furniture created by local artists, architects, woodworkers and preservation enthusiasts using salvaged doors and windows. Adapt-A-Door 9 is here! Creative Door Artists, both returning and new, have turned our old doors and windows into unique works of art and furniture to support ...

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MHI to host Senator Lee Harris at Howard Hall August 23rd

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Landmarks Commission Clears Path For Cooper-Young, VECA Historic Designations

Story by Patrick Lantrip, Memphis Daily News VOL. 132 | NO. 151 | Tuesday, August 01, 2017 The path to preservation status for two Midtown neighborhoods has been cleared by the Memphis Landmarks Commission. The applications of Cooper-Young and fellow Midtown neighborhood Vollintine-Evergreen were placed on hold until questions about the application process first raised a few months ago were ...

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