Recent Opportunities


Rediscovering the Colors of History: The Story of the Historic Color Paint Palette

Sunday, August 9, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Nickels-Sortwell House, 121 Main Street, Wiscasset, Maine

Have you used historic paint colors in your home? Join us for this illustrated talk in which Sally Zimmerman, senior preservation services manager at Historic New England, reveals the twentieth-century origins of historic paint color research. 

Hear the stories of four women who pioneered the use of historic colors in house museums and private homes. Learn how historic paint color palettes can enhance the appearance of any interior.

Program takes place in the barn (entrance on Federal Street).

$5 Historic New England members
$10 nonmembers

Registration is recommended. Please call 207-882-7169 or buy online.

SAH thanks The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
for its operating support.
Society of Architectural Historians
1365 N. Astor Street
Chicago, Illinois 60610
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