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protecting places. promoting vibrancy. preserving character.

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.

Tiny Story: Elma Lewis and the NCAAA
Written by Mackenzie Barrall. Elma Lewis was the…
Tiny Story: Now + There
Written by Corinne Muller. Photos by Matthew …
project star
2010 award winner
The Ames Building
Downtown/Financial District
Revival Styles
Boston Landmark, National Historic Landmark
Completed

Built in 1890, the Ames Building was designed by Shepley, Rutan and Coolidge and stood as…

project star
2017 award winner
Four51 Marlborough
Back Bay
New Construction
Boston Landmark District, National Register Historic District
Completed

Marlborough Street, with its rows of brownstones, brick sidewalks, and wrought iron fences, has…

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