The latest from Cincinnati Preservation
13 May2017 Spring House Tour

2017 Spring House Tour

Celebrate Wyoming Historic Village District’s 30th Anniversary With a Spring House Tour! Presented by Cincinnati Preservation Association & Wyoming Historical Society TOUR SPONSOR:   Scroll down to purchase house tour tickets Our House Sponsors (Masonry/Stone Repair Div.)           Palmer-Stearns House Sponsored by:  CPA Board of Trustees        ...
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8 AprFloored! Restoring Wood Floors and Trim

Floored! Restoring Wood Floors and Trim

John Hauck House, 812 Dayton Street, West End On Saturday, April 8, at the Hauck House, CPA will present “Floored! Restoring Wood Floors and Trim,” presented by Ken Hughes of Decorative Restorations. Nothing adds warmth and character to a vintage home like beautiful, gleaming wood floors. But how do you keep them looking...
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About our Cincinnati Preservation

The Who, What, When, Where and Why of CPA

Cincinnati Preservation Association (CPA) was established in 1964 as the Miami Purchase Association for Historic Preservation (MPA) and renamed in 1992.  CPA is a private non-profit membership organization that serves the Greater Cincinnati community.  CPA’s public programs currently include lectures, tours, newsletter, annual awards, and technical assistance.

Our Mission

 To promote the appreciation, protection and appropriate use and development of the Cincinnati region’s historic buildings, communities and landscapes.


National Landmarks in Cincinnati

Local historic districts in Cincinnati

#1 in Ohio

Cincinnati leads the sate of Ohio in listings on the National Register of Historic Places

Historic Tax Credit Mapping Tool

Novogradac Launches Historic Tax Credit Mapping Tool SAN FRANCISCO—Sept. 21, 2016—Novogradac & Company LLP today unveiled the new free online Novogradac Historic Tax Credit Mapping Tool featuring more than 12,000 federal historic tax credit (HTC) investments made from 2001 through 2015. The searchable tool uses Part 3 data from the National Park Service...

The ArchiTour Cincinnati App

ARCHITECTURAL FOUNDATION CINCINNATI INVITES YOU TO TRY THEIR NEW WALKING TOUR APP Our ArchiTour Cincinnati App is Available from the App Store and Google Play!  

Cincinnati Preservation Receives Grant for Historic Properties Revolving Fund

The 1772 Foundation has announced that Cincinnati Preservation Association (CPA) has been awarded a grant to fund a feasibility study for a CPA revolving fund. The foundation, based in Newport Rhode Island, is funding the study to help CPA begin an historic properties redevelopment program. The study will evaluate several options ranging from...

Walnut Hills Presbyterian Church Tower


The Rauh House


Pinecroft Mansion

Partner Members

And our Associate Members
  • ABEL Building Systems
  • Cincinnati Development Fund
  • Cincinnati Nature Center
  • Findlay Market of Cincinnati
  • Glaserworks
  • Grandin Properties
  • Health Carousel
  • Hillside Trust
  • John Hueber Homes, Inc.
  • McConnell & Ewing Architects, Inc.
    • Mellott & Mellott, PPL
    • The Model Group
    • Muller Architects
    • 1919 Investment Counsel
  • NorthPointe Advisory Services
  • Paradrome Square
  • Structural System Repair Group
  • Urban Sites