People Saving Places

By reusing places of the past, we are creating a better future for Illinois.

ABOUT US

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.

Join our new Monthly Giving program, and become a Sustaining Partner! Monthly giving allows you to immediately maximize your support for the preservation of our state’s remarkable past creating a better future for all of us. It’s fast, it’s easy and a small monthly gift adds up to a big impact!

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Read about Landmarks Illinois’ major advocacy efforts and projects around the state that made headlines during 2018.

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Save the Date! March 7, 2019, will be Landmarks Illinois' 2019 Legendary Landmarks Celebration. Join us for a night of networking and tributes to our city’s Legendary Landmarks.

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Read about our new Annual Corporate Sponsor Program, which provides corporations a new way to support Landmarks Illinois.

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Support our advocacy

Be a voice for the future of our communities by supporting Landmarks Illinois. Our work enhances communities, empowers citizens, promotes local economic development and offers environmentally sound solutions.

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PRESERVATION FAQS

  • What Is A Preservation Easement?
  • Will landmark status affect my property values?
  • How can I be more involved in historic preservation?
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CONNECT WITH A RESOURCE

  • Find an expert to work on your window restoration
  • Find an architect to work on your historic building
  • Restoration resources to help on your preservation project
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