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Preservation Maryland’s programs touch all 23 counties of our state, investing in the places that Marylanders call home.

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Preservation Maryland remains at the forefront of the preservation movement, creatively tackling issues like the effects of climate change, workforce development, and how to use our past to best support our future.

The Campaign for Historic Trades

A national program in partnership with NPS and powered by Preservation Maryland, The Campaign works to provide all tradespeople with clear career pathways, accessible education, and secure employment.


Protecting Our Past. Investing in Our Future.

Preservation Maryland is a non-profit harnessing the power of historic places by revitalizing and reinvesting in communities, advocating, and building the historic trades workforce for the benefit of all Marylanders. 

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From Our Blog
Barriers to Infill Development in Maryland 

Barriers to Infill Development in Maryland 

Have you ever walked past a vacant lot in an otherwise intact streetscape and wondered "why is that lot not built on?" The answers may surprise you. Infill development is one of the main strategies of Smart Growth and focuses on building on underutilized land in...

The History of Juneteenth with Dr. Dennis Doster

The History of Juneteenth with Dr. Dennis Doster

In 2021, 158 years after the first Juneteenth, the celebration became a federal holiday changing the understanding of awareness of the holiday for millions of Americans. PreserveCast, Preservation Maryland's weekly podcast, spoke with Dr. Dennis Doster, who runs the...

Can We Count on You?

Preservation Maryland isn’t just preserving the past – we’re investing in our future. Our donors make it all possible.

Our Work

Explore Our Initiatives

Although the organization’s core mission remains the same as when we started in 1931, our work has adapted, our strategies have diversified, and our approach has modernized.