A nonprofit organization that protects and improves the quality of Boston's architectural heritage. Through advocacy and education, we bring people and organizations together to influence the future of Boston's historic buildings, landscapes, and communities.
protecting places. promoting vibrancy. preserving character.
King Boston Memorial
Under Review By City
A nonprofit called King Boston strives to highlight Martin Luther King Jr.
9 Chelsea Street (144-146 Mave…
As elements of the historic fabric of East Boston continue to be demolished for new development, the buildings that remain become increasingly significant as they hold a growing…
Dock Square Garage
Built in 1979, the Dock Square Garage is not a building anyone would consider historic nor architecturally distinctive, however it is located near some of the most significant historic…
Walter Baker Lofts
National Register Historic District
The Walter Baker Chocolate Factory Administration Building in Dorchester's Lower Mills was…
Faneuil Hall Visitor Center
National Historic Landmark
Faneuil Hall has been a central hub of Boston since 1742, which is why any construction or…
“The quality of our architectural heritage, its pedestrian scale—we have some of the greatest streets in this nation.”
— Howard Elkus —
“We all want progress in Eastie, but we do want to see history preserved.”
— Meg Grady, East Boston resident —
“There’s a reason why this bridge is still here. It means something to Bostonians.”
— Greg Galer —