Sharing Grand Rapids Architectural History
Welcome! Architecture Grand Rapids (ARG) has an important mission, and that is to document and share the architectural history of the Greater Grand Rapids area and neighboring cities and towns. This website highlights some of our research. Check out AGR’s virtual architectural tours and upcoming walking tours of Grand Rapids great neighborhoods. Catch up on feature stories about homes and buildings. One of ARG’s most pressing projects is a book on Grand Rapids Architects and Builders. Check out the list being compiled under the heading “Architects and Builders” in the navigation bar. Whatever the style, Architecture Grand Rapids hopes to capture information about the best homes and buildings in this great city. And please note, we would like to hear from you. Use the Contact Form to share information about homes, buildings, architects, builders.
Pam VanderPloeg, Director and Website Curator, Architecture Grand Rapids
Coming Soon! The story of the 1940 Crescent Street Floral Shop, one of Grand Rapids favorite moderne buildings now Maxam Architecture.
SIDNEY J. OSGOOD WAS ONE OF THE EARLIEST GRAND RAPIDS ARCHITECTS. Read about the work of Osgood & Osgood.