• 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

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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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  • Projects in the Kansas City Community

    18th and Vine Building Preservation

    Historic Kansas City  has been awarded a grant from the Richard and Julia Moe Fund for preservation work in the Jazz District of Kansas City, Missouri. A professional consultant will be hired to complete… 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 »

Check out our Calendar

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

View the Calendar »

4728-4734 Summit

In June of 2015 neighborhood residents reported that these Plaza apartments on Summit had been vacated by all occupants. A subsequent search of city permit applications revealed utility cut-off and pre-demolition permits, indicating an intent… read more

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JOHN O’BRIEN

Owner, Hammer Out Design

John O’Brien is the owner of Hammer Out Design in Independence, and formerly the owner of the Dolphin Gallery in the West Bottoms. He originally opened the Dolphin Gallery on 39th Street, then moved…

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