Beth Johnson presents at Ft. Thomas City Council

The Cincinnati Preservation Association advocates for historic structures. We can help you with your old building. Become a member to take advantage of invitations and discounts to special events throughout the year, from historic lectures to workshops on old house problems.

We also offer guidance on preservation easements and a growing list of preservation links.

Please contact us about a vulnerable building in your area, or with questions about your historic project.

Experience the shared benefits of Preservation. 

          – Book an inspiring lecture by CPA Executive Director, Beth Johnson
          – Request a practical workshop for your group/team
          – Co-Host a CPA event in your historic space
          – Share your personal preservation story with CPA and be featured in our

Recent Lectures include 


Cincinnati Rotary Club 10-27-22
“Historic Preservation: Saving Our Places and Telling Our Stories” by Beth Johnson


Docomomo Tour Day 10-22-22
“Swifton Center to Artisan Village: The Past and Future of Cincinnati Malls.” by Beth Johnson 


Ball State Urban Planning  10-13-22
“Historic Preservation Planning: A Perspective from Beth Johnson” by Beth Johnson 


Heritage Ohio Conference  10-5-22
“Design 2022- Dealing with Difficult Design Decisions.” by Beth Johnson


NAPC Forum 2022 7-15-22- 7-17-22
Downtown/OTR Infill Walking Tour- by Beth Johnson

“Finding Compatibility: Fitting New Architecture into the Historic Context of our Urban Neighborhood.” by Beth Johnson and Craig Gossman

“Incorporating Art into Historic Districts and Buildings.” by Beth Johnson