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2017 Annual Louisiana Preservation Conference

Alexandria – Hotel Bentley

Thursday, May 18 – Tax Credit Seminar (Gem Building) and Soiree

Friday, May 19 – Annual Conference and Tours

Detailed Schedule Coming Soon!

Click on the image above to open the one-page nomination form.


 Making the Most of Your Historic Building – Public Meeting Schedule

The Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation (LTHP) in partnership with the Louisiana Division of Historic Preservation will discuss resources for rehabilitating historic buildings, including tax credits and historic designations.We will also cover the benefits of local historic districts, Louisiana State Cultural Districts, Main Street Communities and National Register listing, as well as how preservation easements can help protect properties into the future.

The evening meetings are free and open to the public.

T.B.D. Baton Rouge
Mar 21 Ruston – Historic Fire Station – 200 East Mississippi (Parking on Bonner) 6-7:30 p.m.
Apr 13 Thibodaux – Thibodaux City Hall – 310 W 2nd Street – 6-7:30 p.m.
Apr 18 Marksville
May 09 Jeanerette
May 23 Shreveport
Jun 06 Opelousas
Jun 20 DeRidder


The Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation promotes the preservation of the historical resources and heritage of Louisiana.


The Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation was founded in 1979 for cultural and educational purposes pertaining to historic preservation. The Founders understood that an organized state-wide network of preservationists was a critical component to promote the preservation of the heritage and historic resources of Louisiana through education, technical assistance, outreach and advocacy. The Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation is the statewide partner of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.


LTHP is a 501(c)3 organization that was established in 1979 as a non-profit educational corporation chartered by the state of Louisiana and governed by a board of directors representing all areas of the state.

Most Endangered Structures

Structures listed on the Most Endangered list are significantly threatened by demolition, neglect, lack of maintenance, inappropriate development or other threats. Ideally these structures are historic in being more than 50 years of age and are historically significant. Preservation Louisiana and a Field Services Representative conducts on-site visits and works with the property owner / community leaders in creating a viable preservation strategy for the structure.


Click JOIN NOW below to join our team in helping preserve these historic resources and the heritage of Louisiana.