Paul & Niki Tsongas Award

The Tsongas Award is Preservation Massachusetts' highest honor, honoring people and projects that have displayed the highest level of commitment to historic preservation in the Commonwealth.  Named for the awards first recipient, Senator Paul Tsongas, it was expanded in 2016 to include the contributions of Congresswoman Niki Tsongas to preservation efforts across all of Massachusetts. Learn more about this year's Tsongas award recipients below. 

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161 &162

Federal Street




Congratulations to the following projects and their incredible teams and partners!

  • 161 & 162 Federal Street, Salem

  • 7 Judith Chase Lane, Nantucket

  • 89 South Senior Living Community, Pittsfield

  • Abbot Mill II, Westford

  • Abby's House, Worcester

  • Boston Volvo Village, Boston

  • The Central Building, Worcester

  • The Dahod Family Alumni Center at the Castle, Boston University

  • Pratt Memorial Library Building Committee, Shelburne Falls

  • Thorndike Exchange, Lowell

  • Brewer-Young Mansion, Longmeadow

The 2020 Preservation Awards is a critical fundraiser for Preservation Massachusetts. Make a tax deductible donation today to celebrate our awardees and financially support our organization's program, advocacy and educational initiatives. 

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