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Architecture on Tap

Joslyn Castle & Gardens presents Architecture on Tap, a celebration of the historic communities and people that make Omaha unique.

Architecture on Tap is a happy hour history hang-out happening Thursdays in July and August! Grab a beer from Infusion Brewing Company, explore the historic Joslyn Castle, then settle in for a low-key lecture presented by a local expert.

Doors open to the public at 5:30pm, and presentations start at 6pm.

Space is limited! Registration is $10 and this is a 21+ event!

Architecture on Tap is presented in partnership with AO, Lund-Ross Constructors, Nebraska State Historical Society FoundationHanscom Park Studio, and Infusion Brewing Company. We are grateful for the support of Humanities Nebraska and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment.

Our 2024 Topics and Speakers:

July 11th - Jens Jensen and the Magic of Landscape Architecture
 Presented by Tova Brandt, Executive Director of the Museum of Danish America

July 18th - Dundee: Over a Century of Charm
                  Presented by Tim Reeder, founder and realtor Old Omaha Vintage Real Estate Team

July 25 - Carter Lake: That Place You’ve Always Wondered About…
          Presented by Jim Fogarty, Local Historian & Author, founder of Legacy Preservation 

August 1 - The Trans Mississippi Exposition: Gone But Not Forgotten!
                   Presented by Jeffrey Spencer, local author and historian 

August 8 - Joslin Memorial Library: McDonald and the Joslyns' National Legacy (FREE Zoom Installment)
                  Presented from Waitsfield, Vt. ft. Chairwoman Jean Joslin and architect Jay White.