The Menokin Foundation

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Menokin - A National Historic Landmark

Menokin, the home of Francis Lightfoot Lee — a signer of the Declaration of Independence — is a National Historic Landmark and one of the best documented 18th century houses in the United States.

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Raise the Glass Campaign — Menokin

The Menokin Foundation’s mission is to preserve and interpret the home and life of patriot Francis Lightfoot Lee, as a focus for better understanding the fields of history, architecture, archaeology, ecology and other areas of the humanities, by developing innovative scholarship and new practices in conservation.

Glitzcamp Glamping Tent is a company of great enthusiasm to provide people with different feelings on their camping, and that’s why we designed and manufactured the France bubble hotel which if of great convenience and luxury. Cool Ideas, Outdoor Spaces, Outdoor Living, Outdoor Decor, Outdoor Bedroom, Tent Living, Outdoor Lounge, Indoor Outdoor, Glamping

Transparent Pods Let You Sleep In Style Under The Stars [Pics]

Attrap Rêves, a bubble hotel in the countryside east of Marseille, France invites guests to stay in transparent pods set in nature. The bubbles were conceived by French designer Pierre Stéphane, who wanted to give campers an eco-friendly space so they could explore without leaving a negative impact.

Creating a gallery for art that cannot be seen, heard or felt was for Diller Scofidio + Renfro, an exercise in self-restraint. Sam Eichblatt reports from New York City Architecture Graphics, Architecture Drawings, Architecture Details, Museum Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Art Basel Miami, Illustration, Museum Exhibition, Display Design

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Creating a gallery for art that cannot be seen, heard or felt was for Diller Scofidio + Renfro, an exercise in self-restraint. Sam Eichblatt reports from New York City

EKKO by Thilo Frank. Visitors to this installation in northern Denmark by German artist Thilo Frank are invited to walk through a contorted loop of timber while listening to the sounds of their voices and footsteps played back to them Timber Structure, Shade Structure, Art Et Architecture, Architecture Details, Installation Architecture, Land Art, Sound Installation, Parametric Design, Urban Design

EKKO installation by Thilo Frank

This installation in Denmark by Thilo Frank invites visitors through a contorted loop of timber while sounds are played back to them.

For the past 20 years, preservationists have been painstakingly working to save Menokin — the Northern Neck Renaissance-style manor that was once home to Revolutionary War patriot Francis Lightfoot Lee. Virginia Homes, Glass Facades, Glass House, Warsaw, Places To Travel, Gazebo, Architecture Design, The Neighbourhood, Home And Garden

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We have reduced the price for the Carpentry Workshop taking place next weekend: individuals pay $150; students with valid ID pay $100 and organizational groups of three or more pay $125 per person. Sign up now as space is limited. Registration closes on Wednesday, October 7. Printable Registration Brochure

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Giant HABS Drawings Provide Backdrop For Fun

I posted a lot about the pre-construction work that took place at Menokin this summer. Our three interns did quite an exceptional job identifying and moving stones onto the life-sized HABS drawings…

This rendering shows how visitors to a restored Menokin will be able to see behind, around and through walls to understand Colonial construction. Colonial, Restoration, Foundation, Objects, Walls, Museum, Construction, Country, Unique

Unique restoration set to take place at Northern Neck's Menokin, home of Francis Lightfoot Lee

One of the the country’s most unusual historic projects is taking off in the Northern Neck at the home and former plantation known as Menokin.

This rendering shows how visitors to a restored Menokin will be able to see behind, around and through walls to understand Colonial construction. Colonial, Restoration, Foundation, Objects, Walls, Museum, Construction, Country, Unique

Unique restoration set to take place at Northern Neck's Menokin, home of Francis Lightfoot Lee

One of the the country’s most unusual historic projects is taking off in the Northern Neck at the home and former plantation known as Menokin.

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Unique restoration set to take place at Northern Neck's Menokin, home of Francis Lightfoot Lee

One of the the country’s most unusual historic projects is taking off in the Northern Neck at the home and former plantation known as Menokin.

The Menokin Canine Corps Speaks Out for The Amazing Raise Dog Friends, Raising, Foundation, Amazing, Dogs, Doggies, Pet Dogs

Amazing Raise - Menokin Canine Corps

Menokin is a special place to many. Our visitors love our dog-friendly policy. We welcome dogs of all shapes and sizes. And the dogs of the Menokin Canine Co...

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Menokin, c. 1769, Warsaw, Virginia. NHL and home to signer of the Declaration of Independence Francis Lightfoot Lee. More information at: www.menokin.org. Copyright: Hullihen Williams Moore

Ruins, Memory, and The Imagination: Menokin Revealed Imagination, Gazebo, Virginia, Foundation, Outdoor Structures, Memories, Explore, Architecture, Image

Ruins, Memory, and The Imagination: Menokin Revealed

An Exhibition of the Harvard Graduate School of Design Projects at the Virginia Center for Architecture In the spring of 2013, architecture professor Jorge Silvetti led twelve Harvard Graduate Sc…

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Conservation at Menokin: Register Now for the 2014 Lime Mortar Conservation Workshop

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