For over 40 years, Preservation Idaho has worked to protect historic places of significance to Idahoans through collaboration, education and advocacy.

SINCE 1972

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A strong economy often bodes ill for historic buildings as land prices attract developers preferring demolition and new construction.  Where and Why?



We are gearing up for the 2018 tour season.  Most of our tours start in May.  Read about what is coming up in the new year and watch for updates.


blog posts

Visit our blog to read about current, relevant topics, threats, and opportunities in preservation from across the state.

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Video collection

Building Boise videos were produced by Boise High School students with a grant from City of Boise's Arts & History department.

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