Here’s a comprehensive guide to preservation, development and Charlestown’s community resources.


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Historic and Preservation Resources Most Relevant to Charlestown
* The Boston Preservation Alliance and the Boston Landmarks Commission are the city’s major preservation organizations. We recommend the Preservation Alliance’s resource list as a way to find out more about Boston’s historic and preservation organizations.
Boston Organizations
Boston Preservation Alliance*
Historic Boston Inc.
The Bostonian Society
The Freedom Trail Foundation
USS Constitution/Old Ironsides
Massachusetts/New England Organizations
Community Preservation Coalition
Historic New England
Massachusetts Historical Society
New England Historic Genealogical Society
Preservation Massachusetts
National Organizations
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Partners for Sacred Places
Preservation Action
Society of Architectural Historians
The Association for Gravestone Studies
The Cultural Landscape Foundation
Vernacular Architecture Forum
USS Constitution Museum
Government Resources
City of Boston
Boston Landmarks Commission*
Boston Redevelopment Authority
City of Boston Archives
City of Boston Inspectional Service Department
City of Boston Parks Department
Historic Burying Grounds Initiative
Boston Public Library
Leventhal Map Center/Boston Public Library
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management
Massachusetts Historical Commisssion
State Library of Massachusetts
US Government
Boston National Historical Park
National Park Service
Bunker Hill Monument
Bunker Hill Museum
Charlestown Navy Yard
Charlestown Resources
Historic and Preservation Organizations
Charlestown Historical Society
Charlestown Preservation Society
Friends of the Charlestown Navy Yard
Friends of City Square Park to be added
Friends of Doherty Park to be added
Friends of the John Harvard Mall to be added
Friends of the Training Field to be added
Civic and Community Organizations
Charlestown Chamber of Commerce
Charlestown Mothers Association
Charlestown Neighborhood Council
Charlestown Online
Charlestown Patch
Charlestown Patriot-Bridge