Welcome!  Colorado Preservation, Inc. helps Coloradans save the historic places that matter to them.  As a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 1984, we accomplish our mission through advocacy, education, outreach and preservation services.  Click here to start building a future with historic places.  

CPI presentations made two presentations at Mountain Rural Philanthropy Days on June 25th.
View those presentations here: Grant Writing/Management and Collaboration and Leadership

Save the date! 2016 Saving Places Conference is Wednesday, Feb. 3 – Saturday Feb. 6! 

Endangered Site for Sale!

Grand Junction Railroad Depot

Built in 1906, the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Depot in Grand Junction was once considered to the finest depot of its size in the West. Unfortunately, the Depot has fallen out of service and now stands vacant, but is currently up for sale.


Colorado’s Most Endangered Places Program

Nominations due August 17, 2015

Since 1997, Colorado Preservation, Inc. has been working to save important historic resources that are threatened throughout the state. Know of an Endangered Place consider nominating it today! Interested in learning more and discovering threatened resources in your area?

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State Preservation Plan 2015 Update and Progress Assessment

Comment Deadline: July 4

Every ten years the State Historic Preservation Office drafts a preservation plan. History Colorado is updating this plan to reflect where historic preservation efforts have been directed since the plan was last written in 2010. Public comment is now requested on the update, which is available online.

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Today, led by an energetic Board of Directors and small professional staff, our growth in outreach, programs, projects and membership is accelerating. Colorado Preservation, Inc.'s Saving Places Conference, with more than 700 participants annually, has grown to be the largest statewide gathering of preservationists in the nation. We invite you to get involved.