• 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

    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

    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

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 »

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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Christopher Elbow

Owner, Christopher Elbow Artisanal Chocolates

Christopher Elbow, owner of Christopher Elbow Artisan Chocolate, is a downtown Kansas City based chocolatier and business owner. After working in several jobs as a chef in both Kansas City and Las Vegas, Christopher…

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