Special Event
Annual Meeting + Preservation Awards... more
Sunday, February 8, 2015 from noon - 2pm
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Volunteer with the Santa Monica Conservancy... more
Marion Davies Guest House, 415 Pacific Coast Highway
Santa Monica’s Historic Places
Explore the city’s architectural and cultural heritage... more
Looff Hippodrome, Foot of Colorado Avenue
A Walk Through History
Weekly Downtown Walking Tour... more
Builders Exchange, 1503-1515 Fourth Street
About Us
Celebrating our architectural heritage... more
Pergola at Palisades Park, 915 Ocean Avenue
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Support the Preservation Resource Center... more
Shotgun House, circa 1899
Santa Monica’s Historic Places
Explore the city’s architectural and cultural heritage... more
Horatio West Court, 1140 Hollister Avenue
News + Advocacy
Ongoing Conservancy efforts and preservation development... more
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, 1855 Main Street

Preservation Resource Center

Preservation Resource Center

Preservation Resource Center

For years, it has been the dream of Conservancy leadership and many community members to save and rehabilitate Santa Monica’s Landmark Shotgun House as a Preservation Resource Center for our community. Now, that dream is becoming a reality. Preparations for the opening are nearing completion.

The Shotgun House – one of the few structures... more

Weekly Tours

Downtown Walking Tours

In approximately two hours and six blocks, the walk traverses more than 130 years of Santa... more

Beach House Docent Tour Schedule

The Guest House is open Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday from 11 am to 2 pm, unless... more

News

Shotgun House to Open in Spring!

For years, it has been the dream of Conservancy leadership and many community members to save and rehabilitate Santa Monica’s Landmark Shotgun House as a Preservation Resource Center ... more

Alison Rose Jefferson to Speak at Annual Meeting

On February 8 from noon - 2pm, the Hotel Casa del Mar will host the Conservancy's Annual Meeting and Preservation Awards. Historian Alison Rose Jefferson will discuss inclusiveness ... more

Landmark Courtyard Threatened with Demolition

Landmark Courtyard Apartments Threatened with Demolition -- Again!   An Environmental Impact Report is being prepared for the demolition of Colonial Revival courtyard apartments at 423 Ocean Avenue to enable ... more

Five New Mills Act Contracts Approved

Five New Mills Act Contracts Approved Santa Monica’s most important preservation incentive was granted to five landmark property owners at the October 28 meeting of the City Council.  This ... more

December 2014 Newsletter Now Available

The latest Conservancy newsletter is now available online, as well as past editions. Our newsletter covers upcoming preservation events, preservation issues, features on the people and places of ... more

Events

Part 2: Shaping the Future of the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium

What's next for the landmark Santa Monica Civic Auditorium? Led by the City Council-appointed Civic Working Group, the community visioning process for the future of the Civic Auditorium is underway. more

Shaping the Future of the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium

What's next for the landmark Santa Monica Civic Auditorium? Led by the City Council-appointed Civic Working Group, the community visioning process for the future of the Civic Auditorium is underway. more

Annual Meeting 2015

The Santa Monica Conservancy is pleased to invite you to our 2015 Annual Meeting and Preservation Awards, hosted by Hotel Casa Del Mar. more

Santa Monica Landmarks Commission Meeting

The Landmarks Commission meets the second Monday of each month in City Council chambers at City Hall. more

Save the Date: "90404 Changing" Screening

Join us for a screening of “90404 Changing,” a film that captures a once historically rich and culturally diverse neighborhood that has been vanishing over time. more
Featured Building
Shotgun House
This diminutive house will be rehabilitated into the Santa Monica Conservancy’s Preservation Resource… more
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