• Welcome to Historic Kansas City

    Welcome

    All year long we work to revitalize historic structures that give our community visible connections to its past. These places shape lives, and when they are gone, they leave a void that cannot be filled. Saving threatened buildings takes teamwork.  Join our efforts and Donate NOW!

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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

    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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  • I'm a Preservationist

    Cheptoo Kositany-Buckner

    Deputy Director, Kansas City Public Library

    Originally from Kenya and with a background in information technology, Cheptoo is the Deputy Director of the Kansas City Public Library. In this role she works to bring all of the library’s collections to…

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Welcome

All year long we work to revitalize historic structures that give our community visible connections to its past. These places shape lives, and when they are gone, they leave a void that cannot be filled. Saving threatened buildings takes teamwork.  Join our efforts and Donate NOW!

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 »

2013 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. 1.     Victor Beutner House, 1311 Manheim Rd, KCMO This early modernist concrete… read more

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THEODORE SELIGSON, FAIA

Architect, Professor of Architecture at the University of Missouri-Kansas City

Theodore “Ted” Seligson has committed his career to advancing architectural practice, education, and preservation. After earning his degree from Washington University, Seligson joined Kivett& Myers Architects in Kansas City. During his tenure, he became…

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