Long Beach Art Deco
Downtown Long Beach is rich with many buildings of the Art Deco and Streamline Moderne style built in the 1920’s and 1930’s. Join Long Beach Heritage, Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 2:00 p.m., for a tour showcasing these treasures.
The Queen Mary, in association with the Art Deco Society of Los Angeles (ADSLA), celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Art Deco Festival with a robust program of activities extended to five days August 28, 2014 – September 1, 2014.
Guests on the Downtown Long Beach Walking tour will have the chance to see historic buildings and art such as the WPA mural on The Promenade.
Join Long Beach Heritage, Saturday July 19, 2014 for a Walking Tour of Downtown Long Beach.
Join Long Beach Heritage Saturday, June 14, 2014, for the East Village Walking tour. Tours of the historic district will be given the second Saturday of each month. The East Village is home to several of the earliest “own-your-own” residential high-rises catering to elegant resort living, built after World War I, and the discovery of oil in the region.
Walker Building, photo courtesy of the Josep Musel Collection.
Join Long Beach Heritage for the 2014 Loft Walk of the Walker Building and Big Red Bus Tour of Art Deco Downtown Long Beach to be held on Saturday, April 5, 2014.
Jonathan Glasgow will receive the Long Beach Heritage 2014 Preservationist of the Year Award
The public is invited to join Long Beach Heritage as it celebrates the 2014 Award winners for excellence in Architecture, Preservation and Restoration to be held Thursday, February 27, 2014 in the Grand Salon of the historic Queen Mary.
Join Long Beach Heritage Saturday, February 8, 2014 as it reopens the East Village Walking tours. Future tours of the historic district will be given the second Saturday of each month.
The East Village is home to several of the earliest “own-your-own” residential high-rises catering to elegant resort living built after World War I and the discovery of oil in the region.
The Queen Mary’s CHILL creates an enchanting backdrop for a once in a lifetime wedding proposal that could lead to winning the CHILL Wedding Sweepstakes valued at over $15,000. Two million pounds of glistening ice form a wintery retreat perfect for popping the question, where newly engaged couples can celebrate amidst ice sculptures, ice skating, ice tubing, holiday attractions and more.
It is a rare opportunity to become immersed in a time period other than your own. But that is exactly what The Queen Mary is presenting August 30 – September 2. This Labor Day Weekend, the 9th Annual Queen Mary Art Deco Festival welcomes visitors to step aboard the largest Art Deco collection in the world.
Art Deco architecture will be featured on this year’s Long Beach Heritage Loft Walk of the Insurance Exchange building, Saturday, March 2, 2013, which includes a one hour Big Red Bus tour of historic Downtown buildings. Hosted appetizers will be provided at Congregation Ale House prior to the tour and wine tasting, with appetizers, will be held in the Insurance Exchange Building Penthouse following.