May 19, 2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Los Altos History Museum
51 So. San Antonio Road
Los Altos, CA 94022
May is Preservation Month, and to celebrate local heritage, the exhibition will explore the California Bungalow style, and how aspects of the J. Gilbert Smith House were inspired by the Arts and Crafts movement of the 20th century. “The Arts and Crafts movement was an exciting time in architectural and design history and continues to influence choices in our modern homes.” Deputy Director Heather Farquhar
Farquhar will lead an architectural tour through the house describing architectural details throughout. Guests are asked to meet on the Smith House front porch. The event is free and open to the public.
This program is in support of “Dormers to Doors: A Look at a California Bungalow,” on exhibit in the J.Gilbert Smith House Gallery, noon-4pm, Thursdays-Sundays, May 10-June 17, 2018.