The mission of Colorado Preservation, Inc., founded in 1984, is to promote historic preservation in our State by providing information, education, training, expertise and advocacy. We achieve this mission by partnering with historic property owners, non-profit organizations, educators and local governments throughout Colorado.

Welcome to the Story of CPI

Building a Future with Historic Places

Our 30 year history has produced a fascinating collection of successes and saves, blended with a deep understanding of historic preservation that only experience brings. We are a passionate group of professional staff and dedicated board members who knows what it takes to build a future with historic places.

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Membership Program

As a member of Colorado Preservation, Inc., you join us as an activist in preserving our state’s history. Your ongoing support will sustain our excellence in providing leadership, education, advocacy, and the funds to save Colorado’s diverse historic places, and to protect and preserve our cultural landscapes.

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Colorado State Tax Credit

Colorado State Tax Credit Initiative

The Colorado Jobs & Main Street Revitalization Act (HB-1311) is modeled after successful, bipartisan legislation passed in other states that provide critical incentives to get languishing buildings back into viable use, while simultaneously spurring tremendous economic growth, job creation and historic preservation in rural and metro areas.

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Today, with a small staff of talented professionals, our growth in programs and membership is accelerating. Colorado Preservation, Inc.'s Saving Places Conference, with more than 800 participants annually, has grown to be the largest statewide gathering of preservationists in the nation.