photo of the exterior double oak doors at The Athenaeum in Philadelphia after the doors were restored.
The exterior of The Athenaeum in Philadelphia had been described as "severely plain" with a double oak door at the entrance that had been weathered pretty badly. The Old Village Design Studio™ restored these doors to their original beauty.
photo of the exterior double oak doors at The Athenaeum in Philadelphia after the doors were restored.

The Athenaeum

Custom Door Restoration




The Athenaeum of Philadelphia is an independent member-supported library and museum. It was founded in 1814 to collect materials "connected with the history and antiquities of America, and the useful arts, and generally to disseminate useful knowledge" for public benefit. . (PhilaAthenaeum.org). The museum is located at 6th and Chestnut Streets in Philadelphia's Old City neighborhood, around the corner from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.

The Old Village Design Studio restored the beautiful french doors at the entrance to this building.

The Athenaeum was recognized as a National Historic Landmark in 1977.

photo National Historic Landmark plaque for The Athenaeum 1977
The Athenaeum was named a National Historic Landmark in 1977



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