National Preservation Resources

  • Advisory Council on Historic Preservation: The ACHP is an independent Federal agency created by the National Historic Preservation Act, and is the major policy advisor to the US Government in the field of historic preservation. Find news and information about the ACHP and links to federal, state and tribal preservation agencies.
  • Association for Preservation Technology: APT is a multidisciplinary organization dedicated to advancing the application of technology to the conservation of the built environment. Access information about technical publications and conferences. Links to preservation web sites and mailing lists.
  • National Center for Preservation Technology and Training: Find information on preservation and conservation research, training, educational opportunities and employment.
  • Partners for Sacred Places: Find information about and resources for the preservation of historic religious properties.
  • Preservation Action: Founded in 1974, Preservation Action advocates federal legislation to further the impact of historic preservation at the local, state and national levels. It is dedicated to elevating historic preservation as a national priority through our legislative actions and monitoring federal agency actions that affect the preservation of the nation's historic and cultural resources.
  • Preserve and Protect: A not-for-profit corporation providing space on the World Wide Web for Historic Preservation and Environmental Protection Organizations (primarily New York City organizations).
  • Society of Architectural Historians: Anyone interested in historic architecture can join and participate in meetings and study tours.