Explore America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places

Since 1988, the National Trust has used its list of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places to raise awareness about the threats facing some of the nation's greatest treasures. The list, which has identified more than 250 sites to date, has been so successful in galvanizing preservation efforts that only a handful of sites have been lost. Dozens of sites have been saved through the tireless work of the National Trust, its partners, and local preservationists across the country. Many more sites are now considered "favorable" and are on the path to a positive solution. Still, others remain threatened, and the National Trust and its partners continue in their efforts to protect these important endangered places. | Learn more about the list.

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Watch Status: Federal Historic Tax Credit

The Federal Historic Tax Credit, a proven tool to encourage preservation across the country, is currently threatened by tax reform on Capitol Hill.
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PHOTO CREDITS: Shockoe Bottom, by Ron Cogswell; Palisades, by Burger International Photography; Historic Wintersburg, courtesy Historic Wintersburg; The Palladium, by Paul Sableman; Bay Harbor East Island, courtesy Miami-Dade County Office of Historic Preservation; Mokuaikaua Church, by Steve Conger; Salem Jail, courtesy New Boston Ventures, LLC; Frank Lloyd Wright's Spring House, by Alan C. Spector; Union Terminal, courtesy Cincinnati Museum Center.