The last two weeks have led to an important milestone in our Longwood Reimagined project. The first section of steel was lifted for the West Conservatory! Weighing in at around 11,000 pounds and 47 feet tall, this section is the first of 13 frames (or rows of columns and beams) that will form the structure of our West Conservatory. It was critical to get this first section in accurately to ensure that all the other frames line up according to the building’s unique and beautiful design
Want to learn more? Join Longwood staff on July 14 or August 18 at 6:30 pm here in our Gardens for Longwood Reimagined Member Talks. It will be your chance to learn more about this extensive project, the work that has been done to date, and what's coming next.