• Welcome to Historic Kansas City

    Welcome

    Preserve Buildings. Promote Neighborhoods. Revitalize Kansas City. Since its founding in 1974, Historic Kansas City (HKC) has been the only greater Kansas City nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation…

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  • Upcoming Event in Your Area

    Heritage Hikes: Avenue of the Arts

                FALL 2016 HERITAGE HIKES ARE BACK! Winner of The Pitch’s Best of Kansas City: Best Way to Learn Something New About Kansas City Series 1: Yes, Everything’s Up to Date in Kansas City!   … read more

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  • Projects in the Kansas City Community

    2013 Most Endangered

    Each year Historic Kansas City publishes a Most Endangered list to raise awareness and advocate for saving our city’s historic buildings and resources. 1.     Victor Beutner House, 1311 Manheim Rd, KCMO This early modernist concrete… read more

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  • I'm a Preservationist

    Cheptoo Kositany-Buckner

    Deputy Director, Kansas City Public Library

    Originally from Kenya and with a background in information technology, Cheptoo is the Deputy Director of the Kansas City Public Library. In this role she works to bring all of the library’s collections to…

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Welcome

Preserve Buildings. Promote Neighborhoods. Revitalize Kansas City. Since its founding in 1974, Historic Kansas City (HKC) has been the only greater Kansas City nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation…

Read More Historic Kansas City »

Heritage Hikes: Avenue of the Arts ...

            FALL 2016 HERITAGE HIKES ARE BACK! Winner of The Pitch’s Best of Kansas City: Best Way to Learn Something New About Kansas City Series 1: Yes, Everything’s Up to Date in Kansas City!   … read more

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2016 Most Endangered List

Every year Historic Kansas City publishes the Most Endangered List to raise awareness and advocate for our city’s historic buildings and resources. Historic KC’s Most Endangered list is a non-exhaustive roster of notable places… read more

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ALEX POPE

Owner, The Local Pig

Alex Pope is the owner and operator of the the Local Pig in the East Bottoms and the Chef at Local Pig – Westport. He moved to Kansas City in 2005 from northern Wisconsin….

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