Restoring the Wilshire Boulevard Temple – Site Exploration

f you’ve heard about the two-year, $47.5 million restoration of the 1929 Wilshire Boulevard Temple, here’s your chance to see it firsthand and learn from those who know it best.

The Los Angeles Conservancy will host a one-day-only tour of the Temple’s Erika J. Glazer Family Campus on Sunday, April 27. This very special, in-depth event will include:

- A docent-guided tour of the original buildings

- Presentations on various aspects of the restoration from specialists involved in the work, including renowned preservation architect Brenda A. Levin, FAIA, who spearheaded the project

- An overview by Temple leaders of their vision for the campus as a resource for not only congregants, but for the surrounding multiethnic, non-Jewish community

- A performance by Temple organist William Beck on the sanctuary’s newly renovated 4,000-pipe organ

Event

Event Details:


  • When: 

    Sunday, April 27, 2014
    01:00 pm

  • Where: 

    Wilshire Boulevard Temple
    3663 Wilshire Blvd
    Los Angeles, California

  • More information: 

    Event website.

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