Reservations now on sale!
Join us at PRESERVATION FORWARD, our spring fundraising event celebrating the people redefining preservation.
A look back at 2021
Read our annual preservation news roundup highlighting our biggest preservation successes of 2021 and the exciting new projects we launched during the year.
New grant recipients announced!
Landmarks Illinois has awarded $35,000 in grant funding to 14 preservation projects across the state.
Landmarks Illinois announces new WWI Monuments of Illinois Database
On Veterans Day 2021, Landmarks Illinois published its new comprehensive database containing more than 300 WWI monuments and memorials throughout the state.
Women Who Built Illinois
A new, first-of-its-kind online database calls attention to more than 100 women in architecture, real estate and design-related fields who shaped our built environment between 1879 and 1979.
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.