People Saving Places
By reusing places of the past, we are creating a better future for Illinois.
Landmarks Illinois inspires people to save historic places that matter. Emerging from the fight to save the Chicago Stock Exchange Building, today Landmarks Illinois is a statewide nonprofit organization serving thousands of members, real estate professionals, property owners and policymakers. We provide expertise, funding and inspiration to individuals, corporations and communities across Illinois.
Read about our new Annual Corporate Sponsor Program, which provides corporations a new way to support Landmarks Illinois.Learn more
Check out our Fall Preservation Snapshots Lecture Series schedule!Read More
LI celebrated its 25th anniversary of the Landmarks Illinois Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Awards at a ceremony in Chicago on September 15, 2018. Learn about our 2018 Award Recipients and see photos from the event.Learn More
Landmarks Illinois commissioned renderings that visually demonstrate the James R. Thompson Center reimagined as a mixed-use destination. The Thompson Center is included on LI's 2018 Most Endangered Historic Places in Illinois and was also listed as an endangered site in 2017. Learn more about the renderings and see how the irreplaceable building could be reused.Learn More