Historic Preservation

GSA Program Rents Federal Buildings for Major Motion Picture Projects

GSA Program Rents Federal Buildings for Major Motion Picture Projects

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(Editor’s Note: If you plan on watching the Oscars on Sunday, you might be interested in this blog post about GSA’s film location program. Originally posted in August 2013, this blog post explains how the program works and what GSA buildings...
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Honoring All of Our Veterans

Honoring All of Our Veterans

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Throughout the United States, communities honor our Veterans in a multitude of ways. Some ways are fleeting, such as parades or ceremonies, and some more permanent like plaques, statues and memorials. GSA’s historic buildings often share local, state and national commemorations in...
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Throwback Thursday: Eisenhower Executive Office Building

Throwback Thursday: Eisenhower Executive Office Building

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The crown jewel in GSA’s historic building inventory, the National Historic Landmark Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington DC has witnessed more than 100 years of American history. Built between 1871 and 1888 as the State, War, and...
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Lighthouse Sold! What Happens Next?

Lighthouse Sold! What Happens Next?

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Thanks to GSA’s National Historic Lighthouse Preservation Act (NHLPA) program, people have an opportunity to own or manage their very own guiding light. Some lighthouses are bought by organizations, others by individuals. So after a lighthouse is bought, what happens...
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Congressional Bells (GSA@65)

Congressional Bells (GSA@65)

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In honor of our nation’s Bicentennial in 1976, the private Ditchley Foundation of Great Britain presented a set of English change ringing bells to Congress. These bells are known as the Congressional Bells and are housed in the Old Post...
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Transformation of Washington’s Old Post Office Underway

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The bells of the Old Post Office tower tolled July 23 as the Trump Organization broke ground on a two-year-long project to transform the Washington, D.C. landmark into one of the area’s premiere hotels.  GSA is leasing the excess federal...
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GSA Keeps History Alive

GSA Keeps History Alive

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GSA’s buildings help tell our nation’s story. Whether it’s a lighthouse in New England, the Nimitz Suite in 50 UN Plaza in San Francisco, or the Old Post Office in Washington, DC, preserving our nation’s historic buildings and putting them...
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GSA Brings Jobs And Economic Development to Denver’s Downtown District

GSA Brings Jobs And Economic Development to Denver’s Downtown District

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GSA is working to modernize federal buildings across the country to better serve the American people and save taxpayer dollars. The $153 million dollar Byron G. Rogers FOB & Courthouse modernization project is the premier project for the GSA Rocky...
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Saving Our Beautiful Beacons

Saving Our Beautiful Beacons

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Have you always wanted a home with a seaside view? Perhaps your community or organization is interested in a place on a secluded beach, but haven’t been able to afford it. Maybe you’ve dreamed of one day being wealthy enough...
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