We strive to educate Lancastrians about how historic preservation benefits neighborhood revitalization economic development, heritage tourism and conservation.


We aim to instill an appreciation for Lancaster County’s historic architecture and landscapes. Education is the common thread that runs through our programs.


Our success comes through collaborating with property owners, architects, academicians, developers, contractors, realtors, historic preservationists and government officials.


Since being founded in 1966, the Historic Preservation Trust  has worked to identify and protect historic structures countywide.  Below are just some of our successes:


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Mar 20, 2015

The Farm at Eagles Ridge Chosen to Host the 2015 Gourmet Gala

  The Farm at Eagles Ridge at 465 Long Lane, a few miles from downtown Lancaster,...

Mar 12, 2015

2015 Gourmet Gala Sponsors

        The Farm at Eagles Ridge  (host site)      ...

Jan 12, 2015

2015 Watch List of Most Threatened Historic Properties in Lancaster Couny Released

The 2015 Watch List of the most threatened historic properties in Lancaster County has...


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Lisa Horst

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