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.
Fowler Clark Epstein Farm
The Fowler Clark Epstein Farm is an 18th-century house and a 19th-century barn on a half-acre of land in Mattapan. Built in 1786, it is a rare example of an intact urban farmstead.
Temple Israel Levi Auditorium
National Register Historic District
Located at the intersection of The Riverway and Longwood Avenue, Temple Israel sits at the…
The Ames Building
Boston Landmark, National Historic Landmark
Built in 1890, the Ames Building was designed by Shepley, Rutan and Coolidge and stood as…
“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 —