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Preservation

Restoration Chronology

  • 1986 - The Roycroft Inn receives National Historic Landmark status.
  • 1990 - The Power House smokestack is lowered further and capped with a wooden enclosure.
  • 1995 - The Roycroft Inn undergoes a complete restoration and reopens.
  • 1997 - A fire destroys the roof and interior of the Power House.
  • 2000 - The Peristyle is reconnected to the Guest House.
  • 2005 - Removal of the English Ivy covering the Copper Shop.
  • 2007 - Demolition of majority of the Power House leaving the chimney & coal bunker wall.
  • 2010 - Ground breaking for the reconstruction of the Power House.
  • 2012 - The Power House reopens.
  • 2012 - The East Aurora Town offices move from the Chapel.
  • 2012 - The Campus Stone Wall begins restoration.
  • 2013 - Stone wall and Campus grounds are restored.
  • 2014 - Removal of non-historic walls on the first floor of the Chapel.
  • 2014 - Capital Campaign to purchase Print Shop.
  • 2014 - Visitor Center opens in the Power House.
  • 2015 - The Print Shop is purchased from the Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • 2015 - The Campus Well is reconstructed on the grounds
 
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