Connect with the History Around You
Discover places that matter.
Explore & Act
Our Work National Trust Historic Sites
Historic places help define and distinguish our communities by building a strong sense of identity. Plan your visit to one of the historic places in our diverse collection.
Gift memberships are the perfect way to share your passion for saving the meaningful places in our lives.
Lives Rooted in Places
Why do we save places? Watch the video to find out.
Our Work ReUrbanism
Adaptive reuse should be the default, and demolition a last resort. Learn more about our efforts to shape communities through reuse.
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Hands-On Preservation Experience
Our Work National Treasures
With your support, we are identifying endangered National Treasures and taking action to save them.
The National Trust for Historic Preservation works to save America's historic places. Join us today to help protect the places that matter to you.
“The great force of history comes from the fact that we carry it within us, are unconsciously controlled by it. . . . History is literally present in all that we do.”— James Baldwin