Heart Bombing 2015

Valentine’s Day is all about celebrating love – whether for your favorite person, pet, or even an old building you absolutely adore. Heart bombing is a fun, public display of affection for historic places across the country. The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota worked with building owners and advocates to affix hearts to a small number of historic buildings around Minnesota as a show of support for these great places.

If you missed out on last year’s Heart Bomb campaign check it out!


Some of the buildings we heart bombed this year included:

496 Holly Avenue, Saint Paul

Odd Fellows Building, 23 Second Street SW, Rochester

Chatfield Public Library, 314 Main Street South, Chatfield

Hollywood Theatre, 210 N Sibley Avenue, Litchfield

3140 Polk Street NE, Minneapolis

We hosted our kickoff event this year at the historic LynLake Brewery in Minneapolis, formerly the historic Lyndale Theater.

Here’s a look at some of the fun at our 2015 #HeartBomb events!