Information Requests (Research Requests?)
Using and Accessing SHPO Files
Learn more about a property’s history?
Prepare a National Register nomination?
Rehab my historic building?
Help a threatened property?
Find out more about archaeology in Minnesota?
Identification and evaluating historic properties helps you make informed preservation decisions.
Historic properties may be registered to national, state, and local registers or list of designations.
Learn about tax incentives that reward private investment in the rehabilitation of historic properties.
Learn more about the federal and state laws that protect historic and archaeological properties, as well as the project review process in Minnesota.
Federal, state, tribal, and local partnerships work to protect historic properties.
Planning is key to preserving Minnesota's historic resources. A historic preservation plan helps create a shared vision and build consensus. It also serves as a blueprint for action.
Learn more about the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), find contact information, and more.