FLASH GIVEAWAY: Enter to Win a Pair of Patron-Level Tickets to Preservation Dallas’ Spring Architectural Tour of State Thomas!

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State Thomas Architectural Home Tour

Thanks to the incredible generosity of Preservation Dallas, we have TWO PAIRS of Patron-level tickets to give away to their amazing Spring Architectural Tour of the State Thomas District. This tour is almost certain to knock your socks off, with candy-colored Victorian homes, Edwardian cottages, and beautiful Italianate manses that are painstakingly preserved.

Jump to find out how you can win!

Our two winners will get:

– Two tickets to the Spring Architectural tour of the State Thomas District

– Seats at the symposium featuring well-known preservationist and author Virginia McAlester, as well as author Judy Smith Hearst and State Thomas homeowner Patricia Meadows discussing the transition of a neighborhood to a historic district

– Access to the exclusive Patron-level tour home at 2600 Thomas Avenue

– An invitation to the Patron party tomorrow, April 10, at the amazing home at 2315 Routh Street

To win, be one of the first to tell us in the comments below:

In Victorian homes, which room was used to entertain guests and show-off social status?

Good luck!

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Joanna England

If Executive Editor Joanna England could house hunt forever, she absolutely would. Instead she covers the North Texas housing market and the economy for CandysDirt.com. While she started out with the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University, Joanna's work has appeared in The Dallas Morning News as well as several local media outlets. When she's not knitting or hooping, or enjoying White Rock Lake, she's behind the lens of her camera. She lives in East Dallas with her husband, son, and their furry and feathered menagerie.

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  1. Randy E. Pruett says

    The parlour (or parlor) , of course. Parlour is a name used for a variety of different reception rooms and public spaces in different historical periods.

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