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Why preservation matters

Historic preservation is not just about saving old buildings. It is good for the community. Read more »

Get to know Historic Staunton

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But don’t forget to visit HSF’s Preservation Workroom, located in the R.R. Smith Center for History and Art. Make an appointment today »

HSF Photos and Slides

Explore our Flickr albums of over 2,000 images, representing all historic neighborhoods.

A Historical Timeline of Staunton’s Architecture

Historical information and images documenting Stauntons Architecture.

COMING SOON: Architectural Inventory

HSF photographed and documented Staunton’s historic buildings facilitating the designation of five historic districts. The resulting inventory catalogs the architectural characteristics of each property.  To make this information available online, HSF volunteers have begun to scan and digitize HSF’s inventory.  

News & Updates

51st HSF Membership Annual Meeting

HSF's 51st Annual Membership Meeting & Presentation of the Preservation Awards 4:00pm - Sunday, February 5, 2023 Emmanuel Episcopal Church. 300 West Frederick Street  We will continue to monitor Covid challenges but holding our meeting in a larger space will help...

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