September 4, 2018
Greenbelt Museum Staff
The Greenbelt Museum had a busy Labor Day weekend filled with activities and events as part of festivities! The Historic House was open for tours, such as this one led by docent Sandra Lange...
Visitors also had a chance to stop by and/or participate in our Greenbelt Mu...
August 29, 2018
We are thrilled about the upcoming Labor Day events here at the Greenbelt Museum this weekend, Aug. 31 - Sep. 3! Come join us at one of our free events:
Saturday, Sept. 1
9 am: Take a walking tour of Greenbelt!
Starting at the Historic House, 10 Crescent Road
Noon - 4 pm: ...
May 25, 2018
Lawana Holland-Moore, Greenbelt Museum Staff
For our last post for Preservation Month, let's take a look at Parkbelt Homes! In 1938, General Houses of Chicago built 10 experimental streamlined houses here in Greenbelt, Maryland.
The Parkbelt Houses in Greenbelt were composed of concrete slabs, steel frames and pre...
May 11, 2018
Let's look at the buildings of Greenbelt, Maryland's historic civic and commercial core! First up is the Community Center, completed in 1937 and considered one of the finest Streamline Moderne art deco civic buildings in the region.
Another example of Streamline Moderne...