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The Trust’s Position on the Farmer’s Southern Market

The mission of the Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County is to advocate for the preservation of significant historic structures in Lancaster County. The Farmer’s Southern Market is a significant structure because of its unique architecture designed by C. Emlen Urban, Lancaster’s premier architect, and because the city government in 1986 believed it worthy of…

2019 C. Emlen Urban Award Recipients

The Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County would like to congratulate this year’s winners of the prestigious C. Emlen Urban Award. Please help us celebrate their accomplishments! LEADERSHIP AWARD — Presented to individuals or organizations that have demonstrated the vision, wisdom and perseverance to incorporate historic preservation in their long-range plans. Mark Platts and the…

Columbia Architectural Tour Featured in Lancaster Newspaper

The upcoming Columbia Architectural Tour presented by The Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County caught the attention of Lancaster Newspaper’s Jack Brubaker. CLICK HERE to take a look at the article.

Columbia Architectural Tour 2019

Join and Save! Members receive discounts on events like this one. Click to Join Registration Closed Online registration is closed but walk-ins are welcome at the Columbia Market House (15 S. 3rd Street in Columbia) from 9:30-2:00 pm or until tickets sell out. Columbia Architectural Tour September 28, 2019 (updated Sept 12, 2019) The Historic…

The Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County Welcomes a New Executive Director and a Marketing and Events Manager, along with Two New Board Members

The Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County Welcomes a New Executive Director and a Marketing and Events Manager, along with Two New Board Members

2018 C. Emlen Urban Award Recipients

2018 C. Emlen Urban Award Recipients

C. Emlen Urban Award Pictures

C. Emlen Urban Award Pictures

2017 Extraordinary Give

2017 Extraordinary Give

2017 Awards Featured in LNP

2017 Awards Featured in LNP

2017 C. Emlen Urban Awards & Annual Meeting

2017 C. Emlen Urban Awards & Annual Meeting