• 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…

    Read More Historic Kansas City »
  • Upcoming Event in Your Area

    Old House Expo 2017

    Save the date for our third annual Old House Expo on February 4th, 2017 at the Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall!

    View the Calendar »
  • Projects in the Kansas City Community

    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

    View Current Projects »
  • I'm a Preservationist

    Christopher Elbow

    Owner, Christopher Elbow Artisanal Chocolates

    Christopher Elbow, owner of Christopher Elbow Artisan Chocolate, is a downtown Kansas City based chocolatier and business owner. After working in several jobs as a chef in both Kansas City and Las Vegas, Christopher…

    View Preservationists »

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 »

Old House Expo 2017

Save the date for our third annual Old House Expo on February 4th, 2017 at the Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall!

View the Calendar »

4728-4734 Summit

In June of 2015 neighborhood residents reported that these Plaza apartments on Summit had been vacated by all occupants. A subsequent search of city permit applications revealed utility cut-off and pre-demolition permits, indicating an intent… read more

View Current Projects »

David Johnson

Advocate and Activist

David Johnson is a Crossroads resident and civic activist. A native of Coffeyville, KS and a project manager by day, he is also an active transit advocate and the President of the Crossroads Community…

View Preservationists »