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

Heritage Hike: West Port

walking tour

Each hike highlights the architecture and history of the neighborhood. Participants receive brochures with maps featuring historical and architectural information. At the conclusion of each hike, refreshments of … read more

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Public Policy Initiatives

City Council

The Historic Kansas City  continually works towards ensuring sound and practical public policy decisions and implementation  at the city, state and federal level. We are actively involved in … read more

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Danny O’Neill


President & Owner of The Roasterie

Danny O’Neill—a preservationist from originally from Denison, Iowa. He started out air roasting coffee in the basement of his home...

See I'm a Preservationist.