• 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

    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!

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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

    Katheryn Shields

    City Council Member

    Katheryn Shields is a former and current City Council member and former Jackson County Executive. Katheryn personally worked to preserve the Truman Courthouse on the Square in Independence and the Jackson County Courthouse in…

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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 »

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 »

Young Preservationists Forum

Young Preservationists Forum strives to encourage and mobilize young preservationists through service, learning and advocacy. Historic Kansas City  is working to further expand and strengthen our group of young professionals and students to promote and advocate… read more

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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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