Art deco design, historical Long Beach tours highlight Architecture Week

The Lafayette, along with a number of other buildings and homes, will be featured during Long Beach Architecture Week, hosted by Long Beach Home + Living magazine through May 31 until June 9.

Architecture Week — in its inaugural year — will include tours, events and educational opportunities covering sustainability, restoration and new ideas for design regarding architecture.

he event is for “architecture and city of Long Beach enthusiasts,” according to their website. Some of the events include exploring landscape and building designs on the Cal State Long Beach campus, discussions about the renewal of urban spaces, and a historical tour of Long Beach that offers access to spaces in the city that aren’t normally accessible to the public, according to their information page.