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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

    Legacy Bars and Restaurants: Jasper’s

    RSVP HERE In 1954, a small neighborhood Italian restaurant and bar was opened in Kansas City by Leonardo Mirabile and his son, Jasper. The restaurant, named Jasper’s, quickly became a popular Kansas City dining… 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

    DALE FROMMELT

    Designer, Dale Frommelt Furniture Design

    Dale is originally from Dubuque Iowa and moved to Kansas City to attend the Kansas City Art Institute. He is the owner of Dale Frommelt Furniture Design in the Crossroads Arts District and has…

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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 »

Legacy Bars and Restaurants: Jasper’s ...

RSVP HERE In 1954, a small neighborhood Italian restaurant and bar was opened in Kansas City by Leonardo Mirabile and his son, Jasper. The restaurant, named Jasper’s, quickly became a popular Kansas City dining… read more

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Film Row

Historic Kansas City is working with UMKC’s Department of Architecture, Urban Planning + Design, the Crossroads Community Association as well as property owners and neighborhood stakeholders on a preservation protection strategy for historic Film… read more

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AARON CONFESSORI

Chef/Owner, Westport Café and Bar

Aaron Confessori is the chef and owner of Westport Café and Bar in the heart of historic Westport. When developing his restaurant concept, he was influenced by the bistros and brasseries from New York…

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