Building Tour: Downtown Green Bay YMCA


AIA NE Wisconsin

Completed in 2017, the downtown Green Bay YMCA underwent a major renovation project to revitalize its 1928 historic urban building. Hear from the architects involved about the opportunities and challenges encountered on this project, which had to blend historical character and new modern features.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify challenges about repairing a historic building while honoring its character.
  • Realize examples of energy efficiency and accessibility upgrades.
  • Examine interior remodeling efforts to increase sight lines, way-finding and modernization of interior spaces.
  • Recognize newly remodeled exercise and support spaces.

Qualifies for one AXP Site Visit hour.

Meet at seated area adjacent to main entrance.


Registration is required.


Steve Srubas, AIA, Berners-Schober Assoc.


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