Director’s Corner

New Executive Director The Preservation Durham Board of Directors is pleased to announce that April Johnson has been hired as Preservation Durham’s new Executive Director. […]

Meet our new Executive Director




House Method has featured an interview with Preservation Durham board president, Rob Emerson. Emerson shared insight on what historic designation means for homeowners as well as […]

A House Method Feature


NOTICE TO MEMBERS OF PROPOSED AMENDMENT AND RESTATEMENT OF BYLAWS The following information serves to provide official notice to the members (hereinafter, “Members”) that an […]

Revising Our Bylaws – Updated



Preservation Durham is partnering with the Durham City/County Planning Department to update the Durham Architectural and Historic Inventory. The Inventory is a comprehensive listing of […]

Architectural Survey Update


Saturday, May 6 – Sunday, May 7, 2017 12:00 – 4:00 pm Preservation Durham is thrilled to announce our 21st annual Preservation Tour, which will highlight […]

Home Tour 2017: Historic West End


It’s always easier to tear something down and build new. There are always investors looking to build the next subdivision, or a chain store, or simply […]

Edgemont Freewill Baptist Church



Preservation Durham is proud to announce that the Preservation Equity Project has been selected as one of five Finalists for the 2017 What Matters Innovation Award […]

Innovation Award Finalists!


Center for Documentary Studies Continuing Education Class on College Heights! We have partnered with Duke’s Center for Documentary Studies in order to have a Spring […]

College Heights: A Community Story


Join us for our annual Preservation Party at Morgan Imports   Friday, November 11, 2016 6:00 – 9:30 pm Morgan Imports, 113 S. Gregson Street   Our […]

Preservation Party 2016



Preserve Durham: A Monthly Blog By: Bob Ashley (PD Board Member) A couple of weeks ago, our innovative and astute executive director spoke at the […]

Durham’s Growth and Preservation