• 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

    Modern Masters Tour

    Before and After Modern Masters House Tour 1957 Better Homes & Gardens Idea Home by Architect William Wurster Purchase Tickets Here KCmodern and Historic Kansas City are excited to be offering a new Modern… read more

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  • 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

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  • I'm a Preservationist

    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 in Brookside and in 1993 he founded The Roasterie. Since that time his company…

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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 »

Modern Masters Tour

Before and After Modern Masters House Tour 1957 Better Homes & Gardens Idea Home by Architect William Wurster Purchase Tickets Here KCmodern and Historic Kansas City are excited to be offering a new Modern… read more

View the Calendar »

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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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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