The mission of Preservation Erie is to promote, preserve, and enhance the distinctive character of greater Erie through community-based planning, design, and historic preservation.
Programs and Services
Preservation Erie is the primary advocate for historic and community preservation in Erie County. We provide educational programs and technical expertise (preservation planning, grant writing, National Register nominations, etc.) and work collaboratively with neighborhood groups, community revitalization agencies, regional historical societies and museums, as well as organizations such as Preservation Pennsylvania, Partners for Sacred Places, and the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission’s Bureau for Historic Preservation.