• East High School
    East High School
  • Elitch Theater
    Elitch Theater
  • 9th Street Historic District
    9th Street Historic District
  • Raymond House - Castle Marne
    Raymond House - Castle Marne
  • Denver Union Station
    Denver Union Station
  • Lower downtown historic district
    Lower downtown historic district
  • Wyman historic district
    Wyman historic district

Welcome to Landmark Preservation

Denver’s landmarks and historic districts enhance the community’s unique identity, quality of life, and economic vitality. Staff coordinates with the Landmark Preservation Commission to designate historic properties, and perform design and demolition review for listed individual landmarks and historic districts. Learn more . . .

What's happening . . .

Citywide Design Guidelines Update
Denver has updated the design guidelines used to review projects for landmarks and historic district properties. Learn more >>

New landmark designation
City Council has approved historic landmark designation for 227 S. Lincoln Street. Learn more >>

Welton Street Design Guidelines Project
Custom design review guidelines are in the works for the Welton Street Commercial Corridor Cultural District. Learn more>>

LoDo Sign Initiative
Denver is updating the design guidelines for signs in the Lower Downtown Historic District. Learn more >>

Downtown Denver Tax Rebate
Learn more about a tax rebate available for properties in the Downtown Denver Historic District. Learn more >> 

Discover Denver Survey

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Historic Denver, Inc., in partnership with the City and County of Denver, has launched Discover Denver, a citywide survey designed to identify buildings with cultural, historical or architectural significance. 

Visit DiscoverDenver.co to find out how you can help us collect and tell Denver's stories.

Contact Us

Landmark Preservation staff:
720-865-2709
landmark@denvergov.org

Permit counter hours and location:
9 - 11 a.m., Monday - Friday
or by appointment

Wellington Webb Municipal Office Building
201 West Colfax Ave., Dept 205
Denver, Colorado 80202

Property concerns:
Report property concerns to Denver 311.

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