Attend our 2020 Annual Meeting!
Join us for our virtual Annual Membership Meeting on Wednesday, June 24! Since we cannot gather in person, we welcome our members and guests to hear our year-in-review and help us elect Landmarks Illinois Board Members over an online webinar!
Landmarks Illinois Timuel D. Black, Jr. Grant Fund for Chicago’s South Side
Landmarks Illinois has created a new grant fund in celebration of the life and work of acclaimed civil rights leader, educator, historian, author and WWII veteran, Timuel D. Black, Jr. The program provides funding for significant places on Chicago’s South Side.
Nominate a preservation project for a 2020 Preservation Award!
Landmarks Illinois is taking nominations now through June 15 for its 2020 Landmarks Illinois Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Awards. The annual awards program honors individuals, organizations, projects and programs in Illinois whose work demonstrates a commitment to excellence in historic preservation.
COVID-19 Organization Relief Grants Now available for nonprofits
Landmarks Illinois COVID-19 Organization Relief Grant Program provides monetary assistance to nonprofit organizations in the state of Illinois that have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Landmarks Illinois Covid-19 Response Plan
Learn how Landmarks Illinois is responding to the current COVID-19 pandemic, how our operations have changed and how you can stay connected during this time.
People Saving Places For People
Founded in 1971, Landmarks Illinois is the state’s leading voice for historic preservation. As a membership-based nonprofit organization, we promote preservation, restoration and adaptive reuse of buildings and sites of many types in order to leverage our past to create a better future. We know that blending old and new makes communities resilient and interesting places to live, work and play. We are People Saving Places for People. Learn more.
To preserve, protect and promote architectural and historic resources in Illinois through advocacy and education. Read about our mission-driven work.
WHY DO PEOPLE SUPPORT LANDMARKS ILLINOIS?
“Landmarks Illinois is an important private-sector ally for those of us involved in local preservation efforts.” – Norm Moline, Rock Island. See why other Illinois residents joined Landmarks Illinois.