Preserving the past by saving historic structures is an important part of the museum world. Each building tells a unique story that will be lost if it is torn down.

May is National Preservation Month! star
It used to be called “Preservation Week,” but now the event has a whole month of its own!! Here are some ways you can get involved.

Preserving Cultural Landscapes star
Why is it important to keep urban sprawl at bay? There’s more at stake than many people realize.

The Civil War Preservation Trust star
Their mission is simple. Remember, preserve, and honor the greatest conflict in American history.

The National Trust for Historic Preservation star
What is the National Trust for Historic Preservation? See what significant historic properties the Trust owns that are open as museums.

The Regional Alliance for Preservation star[offsite link]
RAP is a national network of nonprofit organizations with expertise in the field of conservation and preservation.

What is the National Register? star
What does it mean when a property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places?

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