• Welcome to Historic Kansas City

    Welcome

     

    Mission: Preserve Buildings. Promote Neighborhoods. Revitalize Kansas City.

    Since its founding in 1974, Historic Kansas City has been the only greater Kansas City nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of historic buildings.

     

     

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  • Upcoming Event in Your Area

    2017 Preservation Awards

    On March 22nd, Historic Kansas City will be hosting our annual Preservation Awards ceremony at the Grand Hall at the Power & Light.  This event highlights numerous historic preservation efforts that occurred in the… read more

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  • Projects in the Kansas City Community

    St. John The Divine

    Historic Kansas City is engaged with community partners and Wyandotte County officials to try to save St. John the Divine in Kansas City Kansas. Originally built in 1887 but remodeled in 1909, this brick… read more

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  • I'm a Preservationist

    BRADY VEST

    Founder, Hammerpress

    Hammerpress is a letterpress print shop and design studio located in the Crossroads Arts District of Kansas City. Owner Brady Vest established Hammerpress in 1994 after graduating from the Kansas City Art Institute. At…

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Welcome

 

Mission: Preserve Buildings. Promote Neighborhoods. Revitalize Kansas City.

Since its founding in 1974, Historic Kansas City has been the only greater Kansas City nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of historic buildings.

 

 

Read More Historic Kansas City »

2017 Preservation Awards

On March 22nd, Historic Kansas City will be hosting our annual Preservation Awards ceremony at the Grand Hall at the Power & Light.  This event highlights numerous historic preservation efforts that occurred in the… read more

View the Calendar »

2014 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. For pictures and more information about the buildings on the list, please… read more

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DAVID FORD

Artist, Owner of YJ’s Snack Bar

David Ford has been a major creative force in the Kansas City art scene for more than 20 years as a painter and performance artist. His work has received awards from the Charlotte Street…

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