Betts House

Family Fun Saturdays
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Betts House lets kids Build It! this summer

Cincinnati’s Betts House, Ohio’s oldest brick home, invites parents and kids this summer to come by and enjoy the exhibit Build It!, allowing for hands on activities to introduce the concept of architecture to the next generation. Executive Director Dayle Deardurff joins Jane Durrell to discuss the exhibit, on loan from archKIDecture of Chicago, how it fits into the Betts House mission, and the house’s Family Fun Saturdays.

The Betts House
1:00 am
Sat October 12, 2013

New exhibit: Bricks, Barrel Vaults, & Beer: The Architectural Legacy of Cincinnati Breweries

The Betts House in Cincinnati’s west end has just opened its newest, major exhibition called Bricks, Barrel Vaults, & Beer: The Architectural Legacy of Cincinnati Breweries. With the explosion of new and historic breweries throughout the city, this could not be a timelier exhibit as Dayle Dearduff, interim executive director, tells our Jane Durrell.

Walking Tours
1:32 am
Fri May 10, 2013

Betts Longworth Historic District

Fans of local architecture and some of the fascinating history of early Cincinnati will want to learn about the upcoming Betts Longworth Historic District walking tours happening on the fourth Saturday of the summer months. Jane Durrell welcomes in two of the walk organizers: Julie Carpenter, the director of the historic Betts House on Clark Street, and Judith Mann. The 90-minute walks start at 1:00pm at The Betts House and the $10 fee also includes admission to The Betts House.

Arts
2:59 pm
Wed August 8, 2012

Soul of the City

Soul of the City is the upcoming art exhibit at the historic Betts House, and Jane Durrell welcomes two of the participating artists, Karen Feinberg and Debbie Davidson.