A nonprofit organization that protects and improves the quality of Boston's architectural heritage. Through advocacy and education, we bring people and organizations together to influence the future of Boston's historic buildings, landscapes, and communities.
protecting places. promoting vibrancy. preserving character.
Community Preservation Act
Approved by City
In November 2016, 74% of Boston voters approved the Community Preservation Act to raise funds for affordable housing, historic preservation, and open space.
King Memorial Proposal
A nonprofit called King Boston strives to highlight Martin Luther King Jr.
Kenmore Square Redevelopment
A development proposal calls for the demolition of six buildings and the construction of two office complexes in Fenway's Kenmore Square.
Trinity Church at Copley…
National Register Historic District, National Historic Landmark
Trinity Church is a National Historic Landmark considered by architects to be…
“The quality of our architectural heritage, its pedestrian scale—we have some of the greatest streets in this nation.”
— Howard Elkus —
“We all want progress in Eastie, but we do want to see history preserved.”
— Meg Grady, East Boston resident —
“There’s a reason why this bridge is still here. It means something to Bostonians.”
— Greg Galer —