February is Membership Month!

Membership gifts provide critical funding for our organization and support our mission. As the pandemic continues, we appreciate your renewal more than ever.

Click here to renew now »

Give the gift of rent relief

People in our community need your help as the pandemic continues. That’s why we launched the Emergency Rent Relief Fund, with a $50,000 matching gift from the Raynier Foundation. Every dollar you give goes twice as far & provides direct rent relief to our tenants.

Donate to the Emergency Rent Relief Fund now>>

Landmark Status!

The Hahn Building – one of the iconic 4 Corners of the Pike Place Market – is now a designated landmark, thanks to an outpouring of public support.

Learn more about what this means

Understanding and Preserving Black History

Seattle’s Full Story & resources for inclusive preservation

Learn more

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Our headquarters at the Dearborn House on First Hill will be closed until further notice. 

Click here for updates on our operations, including program cancellations and building procedures.

upcoming events

  • To West Seattle by Streetcar: 1916 to 1940

    Digital Program

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  • ¡Viva La Quinta!

    Formed in late 2020, ¡Viva La Quinta! is a group of residents, neighbors, and allies (including Historic Seattle) dedicated to preserving La Quinta Apartments and making it a City landmark. Read this post to learn more about why this building and the community it fosters should be preserved!

  • Historic Seattle Staff ❤️ These Places: Local Businesses to Support with Your Holiday Spending

    From bacon-flavored candy canes to African coffee beans, check out this amazing list for inspiring ideas, meaningful gifts and experiences, and businesses you can feel good about supporting this holiday season and beyond!

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