Send us 2021 ARCHie Nominees

Preservation Champion honor new this year ARCH Inc., the historic preservation non-profit organization serving Allen County and Northeast Indiana, invites everyone who knows of a historic building that has been ...
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Send us 2021 ARCHie Nominees

ARCH Announces its Annual List of Endangered Structures

Central to our mission at ARCH is to advocate for our historic resources threatened by vacancy, neglect, demolition, or any other number of threats. The annual Endangered List helps ARCH ...
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ARCH Announces its Annual List of Endangered Structures

ARCHie Awards Presented at Hop River Brewing Company

Tonight, ARCH honored several hard-working individuals and organizations for their historic preservation efforts. The winners were: Single Family Residence 1020 W. Wayne St. (ARCHie)918 Garden St. (commendation) Multi-Family Residence 1016 ...
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ARCHie Awards Presented at Hop River Brewing Company

Call for ARCHie Nominations

ARCH is accepting nominations for our annual ARCHIE Awards and Endangered Buildings List until March 12, 2018. Since 1977, ARCH has annually recognized the preservation efforts of individuals and institutions ...
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Call for ARCHie Nominations

A.C. Wermuth Home Tour

ARCH is pleased to announce that we will present an exclusive tour of the Eliel and Eero Saarinen designed A.C. Wermuth home on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Completed in 1942, ...
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A.C. Wermuth Home Tour

2017 Home and Garden Tour: Lafayette Place

ARCH is excited to announce that tickets are now on sale for the 2017 ARCH Historic Home and Garden Tour! This year we are pleased to partner with the Lafayette Place ...
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2017 Home and Garden Tour: Lafayette Place

Call for 2017 ARCHie Award Nominations

ARCH is accepting nominations for this year’s ARCHie Awards and Endangered List! Have you seen a great preservation project in Fort Wayne lately? If so, nominate it for an ARCHie! Since ...
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Call for 2017 ARCHie Award Nominations

2016 Endangered List

Since 1992, ARCH has released an annual “Most Endangered” list to the public to raise awareness about threatened historic resources in our area. During the year, ARCH closely monitors these ...
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2016 ARCHie Awards

Every year, ARCH acknowledges great preservation projects in Fort Wayne and Allen County. In total, eleven projects received ARCHie Awards and Commendations in 2016. Please help ARCH congratulate this year’s ...
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2016 ARCHie Awards

GE Broadway Campus Public Meetings

For months members of the General Electric Campus Coalition have met to discuss the future of the General Electric Broadway Campus. This group of local leaders, citizens, GE retirees and ...
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Call for 2016 ARCHie Award Nominations

ARCH is accepting nominations for this year’s ARCHie Awards and Endangered List! Have you seen a great preservation project in Fort Wayne lately? If so, nominate it for an ARCHie! Since ...
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Call for 2016 ARCHie Award Nominations

ARCH’s 2015 Candidate Survey

For the first time, ARCH’s Preservation Committee has created a Candidate Survey that was sent to all Fort Wayne City Council and Mayoral candidates. ARCH wants to provide its members ...
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Where the “Creatives” live…

Our friend Dan Swartz at the Wunderkammer Company has been doing some interesting work on a “Creative Census” measuring the attitudes, likes, habits, and locations of those involved in the ...
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Where the “Creatives” live…

Historic Southwood Park Home & Garden Tour, Pre-Tour Lecture

Join ARCH at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 5310 Old Mill Road, at 6:00pm on Friday, June 26th for a free lecture presented by John Brinkmann, publisher of American Bungalow Magazine. American ...
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The Future of GE in Fort Wayne

As many Fort Wayne residents are by now aware, General Electric announced last week that Building Number 18 on the Broadway campus will be demolished. This office building sits on ...
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Call for ARCHie Awards and Most Endangered List Nominees

“Give us your list of tired, your maintained poor, Your muddled houses yearning to be free Of the wretched renovations bought from a “big box” store. Send these, and successes, ...
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Call for ARCHie Awards and Most Endangered List Nominees

“A Yankee Sea Captain on the Indiana Frontier: The Life and Times of Captain Asa Fairfield”

In the 1830s, as Fort Wayne and northern Indiana was becoming well known for its canal, many New Englanders and New Yorkers made the trip over to settle upon the ...
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“A Yankee Sea Captain on the Indiana Frontier: The Life and Times of Captain Asa Fairfield”

A Fireback in the Rankin House!

Over the past year, ARCH has been working hard to finish the interior restoration of the Alexander T. Rankin House (c. 1841), where our offices are located. This work has ...
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A Fireback in the Rankin House!

North Anthony Boulevard now part of National Register of Historic Places

The North Anthony Boulevard Historic District is now part of the National Register of Historic Places, the nation’s official list of properties considered worthy of preservation. The application was prepared ...
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North Anthony Boulevard now part of National Register of Historic Places