DT TopekaKansas Preservation Alliance provides assistance to Kansas communities seeking to save their cultural landmarks. KPA’s foundation was based on education, information, research and lobbying. That foundation has grown to specifically engage the state of Kansas in education, awareness, lobbying and making connections of like-minded organizations and individuals. We focus on several program areas

Annual Preservation Conference
The Kansas Preservation Alliance hosts an annual preservation conference that brings current issues and topics in preservation to architects, historians, preservationists and any history enthusiast. These conferences count as AIA continuing education credits.

Read more about the Annual Preservation Conference →

Awards for Excellence
Each year, the Kansas Preservation Alliance honors the efforts of individuals and organizations that have made exemplary contributions to saving Kansas’ historic places.

Learn more about the KPA Awards for Excellence →

Endangered Places
Kansas Preservation Alliance has attracted critical attention to threatened historic resources through the Endangered Historic Places program. KPA’s Endangered Historic Places list strives to highlight important historic resources throughout Kansas that are in jeopardy of being lost.
Read more about the Endangered Historic Places List →

Kansas Places We Love
Some Kansans have shared their favorite buildings over the years. We curate a list of these loved places.
View the Kansas Places We Love