Panama Hotel Opens RFP Process for New Steward

November 16, 2015 by Tim Mikulski

As part of our National Treasures work at the Panama Hotel, owner Jan Johnson, in cooperation with the National Trust, is now officially seeking proposals for a new owner for the historic building and its important contents.

The deadline for proposals is January 15, 2016. Interested parties can find the official request for proposals, an FAQ, and other background materials at

We are excited about this first step in the process of preserving the legacy of the Panama Hotel and owner Jan Johnson. Stay tuned for more updates!

The National Trust's African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund has awarded $3 million in grants to 33 places preserving Black history.

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