Now is the time to stand up for the Historic Preservation Tax Credit (HTC)!! Based on the tax reform framework released in early October, the HTC faces the severe threat of elimination. Take Action . . .
A new documentary effort by MPA breathes new life into a Cardwell family's historic barn.
2017 Year In Review
From advocating at the Capitol to swinging hammers to restore buildings, our program directors give a glimpse of the many historic preservation initiatives and projects completed and underway in 2017. Read more . . .
Sperry Chalet and Club Moderne rise from the ashes because of love and luck.
THREE NEW GRANTS!
Big Boosts for Road Show and Revolving Fund programs
A 3-year grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) will support our Path Less Traveled: Montana Preservation Road Show. And, two grants from the Big Sky Trust Fund and the National Trust for Historic Preservation will help build our revolving fund program. Read more . . .
Big Sky Schoolhouse Project Gets National Award
On June 3, the MPA, the Montana History Foundation (MHF), and author Charlotte Caldwell were the recipients of the Vernacular Architecture Forum's Award for Advocacy, honoring 6 years of work to document and preserve Montana's one- and two-room schoolhouses. Read more . . .
Projects We Love
From Heritage Areas and hotels, to barns and lookout towers, check out a host of inspiring projects happening across Montana. Read more . . .
Saving Treasured Places for 30 Years
The passion to preserve historic buildings and places has been around in Montana a lot longer than 30 years, but throughout 2017, MPA will celebrate our three decades of work to keep heritage buildings and cultural landscapes a strong and tangible part of our everyday lives. We’ve come a long way since 1987. Read more . . .
MPA Endowment Fund
The MPA Endowment Fund is there for you! Once accumulated, it will provide a stable foundation to sustain our good work for generations to come. Read more . . .