Stories

  • Worth Its Salt

    November 1, 2012

    The packed bar and cozy interior belie this bistro's origins as a mortuary

  • The Part He Was Born to Play

    July 1, 2012

    Before he played characters such as Serge in Beverly Hills Cop or Balki on the '80s sitcom Perfect Strangers, actor Bronson Pinchot was honing a different kind of craft: historic restoration. As a child, Pinchot fixed up an old shed behind his 1920s hou

  • Newport

    July 1, 2012

    This Rhode Island town has more than just the mansions that made I famous

  • Encore Performance

    July 1, 2012

    Historic black theaters across the country embrace a second act

  • Homer's Aerie

    July 1, 2012

    The historic studio where Winslow Homer lived and worked is about to open to the public

  • The Preservationist's New Superpowers

    July 1, 2012

    Technologies such as ground-penetrating radar, thermal imaging, laser mapping, photogrammetry, and geographic information systems are aiding efforts to save historic places

  • Sangre De Cristo

    July 1, 2012

    The history of three cultures set against pristine, unforgettable landscapes in Colorado's southernmost National Heritage Area

  • Stealing Home

    July 1, 2012

    A Group of Detroiters Works to Maintain the Former Site of Tiger Stadium

  • Gaining Steam

    July 1, 2012

    A Spokane Steam Plant's Transformation to Neighborhood Eatery

  • Partners in Preservation 2012 Partners in Preservation: New York City

    June 19, 2012

    American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation are pleased to announce that 16 historic places in New York City will receive grants as part of Partners in Preservation’s $3 million commitment to preservation efforts in the area.

  • A Preservation Milestone

    April 1, 2012

    Marking 25 years of the 11 Most Endangered Historic Places list, we highlight favorites from the past

  • Preservation Green Lab

    April 1, 2012

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