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May is National Historic Preservation Month!

Click here for a list of Preservation Month events in Ohio.


Preservation Organizations in Ohio

From Akron to Zanesville, click here to connect with historic preservation organizations in Ohio

Click here to view the Certified Local Government communities in Ohio.

Archaeology Guidelines

Historic Barns in Ohio

Preservation Directory.com also provides links to online historical societies and preservation organizations, historic homes and properties for sale and much more.

Design Guidelines: Some Things to Consider in Publishing Design Guidelines in Your Community

Cemetery Preservation

Historic Preservation Planning and Statewide Historic Preservation Plan
A historic preservation plan is a statement of the community’s goals for its historic properties and the actions it will take to reach those goals. It is most effective when it is a component of a community’s master plan and is coordinated with other policies for housing, economic development, transportation, et cetera.

Model Historic Preservation Ordinance 

Click here to view a model historic preservation ordinance online. 

Ohio Heritage Areas

Tax Incentives for Historic Preservation

State and Federal tax incentives encourage rehabilitation of historic buildings. Click on the link for more information.

Working on the Past in Local Historic Districts

Working with Historic Preservation Consultants
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