Life in Portland Blog

Portland Kit Houses


The Architectural Heritage Center (AHC) is one of our favorite local hang-outs for all things relating to old homes.  It is a non-profit resource center in downtown SE Portland that focuses on historic preservation in the Portland area.  Owned and operated by Bosco-Milligan Foundation, the AHC offers a range of educational programs to help people appreciate, restore and maintain vintage properties.  Coming up this month they are offering a great class on Kit Houses.   Want to find out if your home came from Sears or Montgomery Ward?  Stop by for a great session of:

From Factory to You:
Kit Houses in Portland and the US

Architectural Heritage Center, 701 SE Grand Avenue, Portland, OR

Saturday, June 16, 2012 Tuesday, June 26, 2012
10:00 am – 11:30 am

Members: $10      General Public: $18

More information and registration click here.