2017 New Haven Preservation Trust Awards

Tuesday May 16th at Noon
New Haven City Hall
2nd Floor Foyer

Introduction by Toni Harp, Mayor
Welcome by... more →

2016 New Haven Preservation Trust Awards

Adapt or Die
Saving Buildings by Updating Them: Changing Use and Applying Technology to Preserve New Haven’s Architectural Legacy

Darwin had it right: without adaptation living things do not survive. To keep New... more →

2015 New Haven Preservation Trust Awards

Buildings manifest a time and place. Three projects in New Haven are being renovated with a level of care and intelligence that rises to the level of restoration. Beyond style and appearance, history is found in... more →

NewHavenModern.org Wins!

We are pleased to announce that The New Haven Preservation Trust’s website devoted to our survey of Modernist New Haven buildings – NewHavenModern.org has been recognized with an Award of Excellence by Docomomo-US!... more →

Spotlight on NHPT

We are proud to have been recently profiled by The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven as a “Grantee of the Week.” You can read more about our work – and about the tremendous support we have received from... more →

Tour is Full!

The NHPT tour of Yale’s recently renovated Sterling Memorial Library Nave scheduled for Wednesday, January 14 is full. Many thanks for your interest and enthusiasm — we hope to see you at another event this year!

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The Life and Death and Life of a Great American Building

If you missed Robert A.M. Stern’s lecture at our Annual Meeting — or if you would just like to hear it again — we are pleased to announce that it is now available on our YouTube channel. Follow this link to learn... more →

2014 New Haven Preservation Trust Awards Announced!

Preservation may embody sustainability and common sense – but it takes courage. Our culture is defined by acts of creativity and innovation in the face of conventional wisdom. It’s always easier to wait for others... more →

Announcing New Haven Modern!

The New Haven Preservation Trust is proud to announce the launch of NewHavenModern, a celebration of the rich and diverse Modernist architecture in our city.

This project represents the third phase of our... more →

Thank you for a wonderful 2013!

Many thanks to everyone who donated to our year-end Annual Appeal — or who became a member during this time. Thus far, we have raised just over $11,000!

Your gifts are very important to NHPT and will help to fund... more →

New Executive Officers Chosen

The New Haven Preservation Trust welcomes Bruce R. Peabody as the new President of its Board of Directors. He replaces Pedro Soto (who moves to a position as First Vice President). We thank Pedro for his many years... more →

May is Preservation Month!

Join in NHPT in celebrating National Historic Preservation Month. The theme of this year’s event, as set by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, is “See! Save! Celebrate!”

NHPT is proud to present a... more →

A Threat to 262 York Street

New Haven’s heavy February snowfall damaged the structural integrity of the Second Empire-style façade of the Cornelius Pierpont house (c.1860) located at 262 York Street, best known to the public as the home of J.... more →

Historic Preservation Grant Applications Now Available

The New Haven Preservation Trust is now accepting applications for small grants issued from its Historic Structures Fund.

This reimbursement program is intended to offset a fraction of the costs incurred by... more →

Thank You!

Tremendous thanks to everyone who donated to NHPT during The Great Give 2012! Together, we raised over $7500 to support historic preservation in New Haven!

Upcoming Events in 2012

It looks like it will be another busy year for The New Haven Preservation Trust! To learn more about our public and members-only events, please visit our online calendar at http://www.nhpt.org/index.php/calendar/ .

New Plaque Program Launching

The New Haven Preservation Trust is proud to announce its new Historic Date Plaque program, made possible through a generous grant from People’s United Bank.

Property owners are encouraged to request a plaque... more →

2010 Annual Report

Copies of the New Haven Preservation Trust Annual Report for 2010 are now available. Please contact the Trust office if you would like to receive a printed copy, by calling 203-562-5919 or emailing .(JavaScript... more →

Upcoming events

Be sure to check our online calendar for a full schedule of upcoming events!

50th Anniversary Event - Bus Tour to Newport!

The New Haven Preservation Trust is proud to present a Special Day in Newport, Rhode Island – July 23!

Join us as we visit Bellevue House (a privately-owned c. 1910 mansion, rarely open to the public), the... more →