Last fall the Charlestown Preservation Society (CPS) launched a new Task Force entitled Protect Historic Charlestown (PHC). The mission of the Task Force is to help protect the historic character and the architecture of Charlestown in partnership with the City of Boston. The...Read More
The Charlestown Preservation Society and the Charlestown Historic Society invite you to attend two new talks in May and June. It’s a wonderful opportunity to learn more about our American History. Joe Bagley, author, A History of Boston in 50 Artifacts May 10, 2016 Joe...Read More
We are getting ready for our 2016 Charlestown Historic House Tour, one of the most visible events in Charlestown. We are in the process of identifying homes for inclusion on the Tour. It’s not an easy task and we could use your help. We are looking for homes that...Read More
The Charlestown Preservation Society has prepared a position paper on the proposed Waste Transfer Station. Please read our statement and feel free to share with your friends and neighbors. we have sent this document to our City Councilors, the Mayor and the Redevelopment...Read More
CHARLESTOWN WORKING THEATER’S 40th Anniversary 50/50 Raffle Tickets $100 Each Maximum of 200 Tickets Sold Party and Drawing on Friday, March 11, 2016 at 7pm Knights of Columbus, 545 Medford Street, Charlestown Need not be present to win For Tickets Visit Bunker Hill Florist,...Read More
Our mission is to preserve Charlestown's historic character by protecting our historic architecture and landscapes, advocating for preservation, guiding responsible development and educating people about the unique character of our community.
Come to one of our events, learn from one of our programs or help us advocate for preservation and responsible development.
The 2016 CPS Historic House Tour is coming September 24th 2016.
Learn about our recent historic preservation projects.
Here’s a comprehensive guide to preservation, development and Charlestown’s community resources.
Charlestown History and Architecture: A Guide for Homeowners, Residents and Visitors is a guide to Charlestown history and architecture, plus a useful resource for homeowners.
Keep informed of requests for Permit review and zoning requests