National Historic Preservation Act 50th Anniversary

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Save the date for the 2017 Annual Conference

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Celebrate 50 Years of the National Historic Preservation Act by Visiting One of These Landmarks

Celebrate 50 Years of the National Historic Preservation Act by Visiting One of These Landmarks

Learn more about the positive impact of the National Historic Preservation Act on Wisconsin's historic places.

The 2016 Historic Preservation Award has been awarded to the Fox-Wisconsin Heritage Parkway, Inc.

The 2016 Historic Restoration Award has been awarded to the Kubala Washatko Architects, Inc.

Learn how to enter the 50th Anniversary Photo Contest

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About The Annivesary

In 2016 we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the signing of the National Historic Preservation Act. This seminal legislation established the framework for America‘s historic presercation efforts and has resulted in the preservation of thousands of significant and irreplaceable buildings and archaeological sites in Wisconsin alone.
Become part of national celebration preservation50.org

Have Questions?

For all inquiries, please contact Amy Wyatt, Historic Preservation Specialist, by phone at 608-264-6506 or by email.

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