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[Q&A] with Erin Feher of California Home+Design Magazine

April 24, 2013Last week we welcomed Erin Feher, the journalist and author of a forthcoming book about San Francisco’s residential architectural heritage, to the Museum as part of the Nickerson Lecture Series. Read Article

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[You Asked] What is That Other Mansion?

April 20, 2013You Asked… What is the story behind the peach-colored mansion catercorner to the Driehaus Museum?Read Article

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Announcing ‘Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection’

April 16, 2013Remember last week, when we told you that our second-floor galleries are intended to someday play host to decorative arts exhibitions? Well, the time has (almost) come.Read Article

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[You Asked] Why Aren’t There Beds in the Nickerson Bedrooms?

April 11, 2013Today’s blog is part of an occasional series dedicated to answering visitors’ questions.Read Article

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[Speaking of Architecture] The Story of H. H. Richardson

April 04, 2013A beautiful Romanesque house was completed for John and Frances Glessner in 1887, just five years after the dust had settled from construction on our Nickerson mansion.Read Article