Office of Preservation Initiatives

The Office of Preservation Initiatives (OPI) analyzes legislation, develops policy recommendations, prepares special studies and presentations, and represents the ACHP in interagency and partnership activities to promote the social, economic, and environmental benefits of preservation. 

Preservation 50

2016 marked 50 years since the National Historic Preservation Act was signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson. Preservation 50 is the celebration of American culture and heritage through preservation.

Gay Head Lighthouse

A community rallies to save a threatened historic lighthouse with a rich history.
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