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

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The Historic Kansas City has a lot of events happening throughout the year. Please check back regularly to see what we’re doing next.

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Kemper Arena


Historic Kansas City  joins with many others who believe that Kemper Arena is historically and architecturally significant and an economic asset to the City. The building captured a civic vision in … read more

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John McDonald


Founder Boulevard Brewery

John McDonald is the founder of Boulevard Brewery, currently the largest specialty brewer in the Midwest. In 1988 John purchased...

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