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.
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It is important to provide some context for this unique complex of buildings.
Northern Avenue Bridge
National Register Listed
Under Review By City
The Northern Avenue Bridge was constructed in 1908 spanning the active Fort Point Channel, then a major industrial transportation route.
The Whitney Hotel
New Construction and Renovation
Boston Landmark District
With its eclectic mix of styles from iconic brownstones to the quaint commercial blocks of…
Philosophy Mural, Boston…
Boston Landmark District, National Register Historic District
French painter Pierre Puvis de Chavannes (1824-1898) is held in regard as one of the greatest…
“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 —