Projects & Partnerships

Old House Fair
Old House Fair

Free day-long festival helps owners and lovers of old houses learn more about quality products and services for older homes, and gain tips for planning and executing a renovation project. Highlights include hands-on demonstrations and presentations by experts in their field, along with exhibits from companies and artists experienced in working with old houses. MORE

Old House Fair
Old House Fair
March
Sevier Park Community Center
Preservation Awards
Preservation Awards

Understanding that paying tribute to positive achievements serves as an incentive to preserve historic buildings, Metro Historical Commission annually presents the Preservation Awards honoring outstanding efforts to safeguard Nashville’s historic architecture. The awards recognize restored and rehabilitated buildings or structures built in 1963 or before, as well as new construction that harmonizes with a historic environment. MORE

Preservation Awards
Preservation Awards
May
Nashville Conference on African-American History and Culture
NCAAHC History

The Historical Commission’s one-day program co-sponsored with Tennessee State University for more than 30 years has brought together historians, educators, students, and other individuals interested in how African Americans shaped the history of Nashville and Tennessee. Cultural entertainment and art play a prominent role in the conference, with speakers and performers coming from all walks of life. MORE

NCAAHC
Next Program
February