Tax Credits and Funding

Tax Credits for Historic Building Rehabilitation

If you are planning work on a historic building, you may be eligible for a tax credit.

Historic Preservation Funding Opportunities

Browse over 40 programs offering funding for projects that preserve Wisconsin's historic places.


Historic building preservation.

Get helpful tips and recommendations for preserving historic homes and buildings.

This Place Matters: Town of Chase, Wisconsin.

Learn how you can advocate for the preservation of historic places in your community.

Take our online training to learn about the role of commissions in the local preservation process.

See a list of Historic Preservation Commissions

Archaeology Programs and Services

Field archaeologist drawing trench wall.

The Wisconsin Historical Society has several programs that serve to protect and interpret Wisconsin's archaeological resources.


Man Mound historic marker.

Human Burials, Mounds and Cemeteries

Learn about the state and federal laws that protect burial sites in Wisconsin, including Native American mounds.

Have Questions?

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