The 9th Annual Preservation Awards

On September 19, 206 guests gathered at Washington Hall to raise a glass to preservation wins, raising more than $54,000 to support Historic Seattle’s mission.

Learn About The Winning Projects

A Seattle Legend Retires

After 20 years at Historic Seattle, and 40 in the field of preservation, our Program Director Lawrence Kreisman will retire at the end of 2017.

Honor His Career »

Check Out The Restored Washington Hall

After a 7 year restoration, which cost nearly $10M, the “Hall for All” reopened in June 2016 as a home for arts, culture, and community.

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First Hill

In celebration of our 40th Anniversary in 2014, we published an illustrated architectural and cultural history of the First Hill neighborhood.

Learn More + Order Book »


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  • 2017 Election and Preservation

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