Director’s Corner

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

Meet our new Executive Director




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Built in 1950, the Chesterfield Building was billed as the world’s most modern cigarette factory. The state of the art manufacturing facility was toured by […]

Annual Meeting 2017


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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



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The 21st annual Old Durham Tour will highlight Durham’s historic West End neighborhood. We’ll celebrate the Pauli Murray House, which was recently named a National […]

Home Tour 2017: Historic West End


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The 21st annual Old Durham Tour will highlight Durham’s historic West End neighborhood. We’ll celebrate the Pauli Murray House, which was recently named a National […]

Home Tour 2017: Historic West End


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Preservation Durham is partnering with the Durham City/County Planning Department to update the Durham Architectural and Historic Inventory – the comprehensive catalog of historic resources […]

Open Durham – Historic Inventory Workshop



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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


Please join me for conversations around the state of housing, preservation, and cultural history in Durham! RSVP: info@preservationdurham.org  

Beers with Ben 13!


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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



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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