Historic Preservation

The City of Manhattan and the Manhattan Historic Resources Board is dedicated to the preservation and rehabilitation of the buildings, sites and structures that make Manhattan unique and connect us with our past. We have many resources to help you maintain and rehabilitate your historic property, list a property on a historic registry, or simply find information on historic properties in the city.
Registering Properties
How to register a property on the Local, State, or National Register of Historic Places
Manhattan History
Property Owner Info
Information about historic properties and landmarks in Manhattan
Information about tax credits, grants, the historic review process, and preservation tips
Manhattan History
Historic Surveys

History of Manhattan

Information and results of past historic surveys. See how to conduct a historic survey on one or multiple properties.

Complete, download and submit a historic review application