• 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 . . .

State Preservation Income Tax Credits, Changes happening for Colorado's preservation tax credit program that will affect both residential and commercial projects. Learn more >>

Downtown Historic District Tax Rebate, Submit your application for the Downtown Denver Historic District Tax Rebate program. The deadline for applications is September 1. Learn more >>

Citywide Design Review Requirements, Denver is updating and improving its design review requirements. Learn more >>

Five Points Historic Cultural District, On March 23, 2015, City Council approved an ordinance to rename the Welton Street Commercial Corridor Cultural District to the Five Points Historic Cultural District, based on the community's request. Custom design guidelines are also in he works for this 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:

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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