Course Description

Gain a new perspective on our city and explore a selection of the most interesting and outstanding examples of residential architecture in Dallas. Representing an array of styles and aesthetic tastes, these homes capture a portrait of Dallas’ evolution over the last one hundred years. With an expert as your guide, discover the architectural gems in your own backyard.

The class will meet at the Wilson House, the beautiful Queen Anne-style home that serves as the headquarters for Preservation Dallas.


  • Register early to secure your spot, using the SMU CAPE Student Portal. Please be aware that insufficient enrollment may cause course cancellation.
  • If you need registration assistance or would like to enroll after online registration has closed, please call 214-768-2273 or contact smuthink@smu.edu.

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