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?
Fundamental to making informed preservation decisions is a cultural resource survey to help you identify and inventory historic properties.
To use SHPO files, please email DataRequestSHPO@state.mn.us.
SHPO files on Minnesota's standing structures and prehistoric and historic archaeological sites cover all 87 counties.
This essential tool helps you conduct a survey of your community's cultural resources (PDF)
Learn procedures for conducting an archaeological project in Minnesota