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February 27, 2020

We have really enjoyed sharing ways in which our members work through us to empower, educate and advocate for preservation in communities all across Massachusetts! And we hope you have enjoyed the stories and perhaps felt proud of what you help us accomplish every day.
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February 25, 2020

Collaboration: the process of two or more people or organizations working together to complete a task or achieve a goal. In preservation efforts, collaboration allows us to build on each other's strengths, experiences, network, resources and more.

PM is a big proponen...

February 12, 2020

 It Takes Action! 

Preservation is active, from the physical work of restoring and rehabilitating a building, to work of organizing and informing communities and stakeholders of an advocacy campaign.  Whether the work is reactive (all to often) or proactive (yay fo...

February 7, 2020

There is a lot to love about Massachusetts. We love our cities and towns, historic buildings and our main streets.  We love the rolling landscapes, parks, open spaces and shores.  We love people using older buildings, reusing and restoring the past for the future. And...

November 6, 2019

Looking back on some past Most Endangered Historic Resources for updates, lessons and inspiration to move preservation forward in Massachusetts.

June 25, 2019

Gilded Age mansions have always had a certain undeniable mystique about them.  When one goes on the market it’s a bit like the coming-out party of an early twentieth-century society girl: she’s beautiful, mysterious, stepping out for all the world to see, and looking f...

June 25, 2019

Storytelling is an integral part of history. Stories teach, they inspire, they motivate, they caution.  Stories tell where you have been and where you are and where you hope to go in the future.  Through Storytellers we  share local preservation stories that can serve...

February 10, 2019

Membership Month 2019

When you believe in something, you start to make it a reality.  Looking at a building, in dire need of repair, reuse and of course "love", believing it is possible is the first step. Though it is daunting, it is a critical step.

Clinton Church Res...

February 7, 2019

February is Membership Month! 

Preservation is all about "the feels"; how you feel about your community, historic buildings, streetscapes, landscapes and history and stories they have to tell.  It is emotional and personal to each and every one of us and collectively sh...

November 14, 2018

 On November 7, PM publicly introduced the 2018 Massachusetts Most Endangered Historic Resources. The sites range from Boston to the Berkshires and encompass important parts of communities that are facing uncertain futures. Now they are priority projects for our organi...

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