10 Homes That Changed America re-aired March 2017.

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10 That Changed America

10 Homes that Changed America

Aired: 2016-04-05 04:00:00 56:07 Rating: NR

Ten architecturally adventuresome homes that elevated living to an art form.

About the Show

Premiere date: April 5, 2016

10 Homes that Changed America highlights 10 architecturally adventuresome dwellings, which provided Americans with more than just a “roof over their heads” – these homes elevated living to an art form. Meet the talented architects who brought these buildings to life, along with their often-eccentric clients, and the lucky individuals who live in these historic homes today. A primer in domestic architecture, 10 Homes will also offer a lesson in the history of American domestic life, as the evolving design of these homes over time reveals Americans’ changing relationship with nature, technology, and each other. The 10 homes:

  • Taos Pueblo – Taos, NM
  • Monticello – Albermarle County, VA
  • Lyndhurst – Tarrytown, NY
  • The Tenement – New York, NY
  • The Gamble House – Pasadena, CA
  • Langston Terrace Dwellings – Washington, D.C.
  • Fallingwater – Mill Run, PA  WATCH CLIP
  • Eames House – Pacific Palisades, CA
  • Marina City – Chicago, IL
  • Glidehouse – Novato, CA

A Closer Look at the 10 Homes

10 Parks that Changed America

10 Parks that Changed America

Discover the evolution of our nation’s city parks.

10 Towns that Changed America

10 Towns that Changed America

10 towns whose builders saw how our environment to change the way we live.

10 Buildings that Changed America

10 Buildings that Changed America

These are the buildings that dramatically influenced our built environment in many ways.

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  • Explore the 10 Homes that Changed America in images, video, and text
  • Trace the history of American architecture with an interactive timeline
  • Watch the show and web exclusive videos shot on location at the buildings, homes, parks, and towns
  • Take a closer look at each of the buildings itself to learn about its architectural elements
  • Share your own picks for the buildings, homes, parks, and towns

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