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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…

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  • Upcoming Event in Your Area

    Urban Explorers: August R. Meyer Residence, Vanderslice Hall

    Join us for August’s Members Only Urban Explorers KCAI’s new President Tony Jones will be leading us through the halls of August R. Meyer’s home that is now known as Vanderslice Hall on the… read more

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  • Projects in the Kansas City Community

    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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  • I'm a Preservationist

    WINIFRED WRIGHT

    Designer, Eisterhold Associates Inc.

    Winifred works for a local design firm and some of her hobbies include biking, gardening, and bar tending. In 2012 she was recognized as one of the 100 People Who Make Life Better 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 »

Urban Explorers: August R. Meyer ...

Join us for August’s Members Only Urban Explorers KCAI’s new President Tony Jones will be leading us through the halls of August R. Meyer’s home that is now known as Vanderslice Hall on the… read more

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Legacy Bars and Restaurants

For generations, Kansas City has been home to a thriving landscape of neighborhood bars, restaurants and cafes that play an essential role in our sense of place and community. “Legacy Bars and Restaurants” is… read more

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ALEX POPE

Owner, The Local Pig

Alex Pope is the owner and operator of the the Local Pig in the East Bottoms and the Chef at Local Pig – Westport. He moved to Kansas City in 2005 from northern Wisconsin….

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