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Preservation is the quarterly magazine of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. It celebrates the places that have shaped the diverse American cultural experience and inspires people to save the past and enrich the future through charitable giving, advocacy, and volunteerism.

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Preservation Magazine
600 14th Street NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005

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Back Issues

To order back issues of Preservation, please email or call 202-588-6013. Copies cost $4.50 apiece ($3.00 apiece for orders of 10 or more) plus shipping & handling and can be paid for by check or money order. Please include a mailing address in your order request.

Preservation Magazine: Explore the Latest Issue

In our Fall 2023 issue, explore the post-storm recovery of a Cedar Rapids, Iowa, historic site; step inside the rehabilitated Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, Virginia; and discover the winners of this year’s Richard H. Driehaus Foundation National Preservation Awards.


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Receipt of Preservation magazine is a benefit of membership in the National Trust, the only national, private organization chartered by Congress to encourage public participation in the preservation of sites, buildings, and objects significant in American history. Trust programs and publications are made possible in part by membership dues and contributions. Articles and essays published in the magazine are works of journalism and not the official policy of the National Trust.

A one-year individual membership in the National Trust for Historic Preservation is $20 ($30 for family membership) and includes receipt of Preservation magazine and discounted admission to National Trust Historic Sites. Of the total amount of base dues, $6 is for subscription to Preservation. For new memberships, renewals, or change of address, call 800-315-6847, or send an email to


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Editor in Chief
Dennis Hockman

Executive Editor
Meghan Drueding

Assistant Editor
Malea Martin, Tim O'Donnell

Contributing Editors
Lynell George, Sharon Holbrook, Kim O'Connell, Nate Schweber, Joe Sugarman, Lauren Walser

Research Editors
Jennifer Messimer, Jessica Rohan, Samantha Spengler, Alison Van Houten, Lauren Vespoli, Lauren Walser

Copy Editor
Katie Finley

Susan Cullen Anderson

Senior Creative Director and Designer
Mary Prestera Butler

Contributing Photo Editor
Michael Green

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