Become a Member of Preservation Texas

Founded in 1985, Preservation Texas provides a statewide voice and serves as a statewide resource for Texans who seek to protect our state’s cultural and historic resources. As a private non-profit organization, we do not receive government funding and we rely on the support of our members to fulfill our mission.


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You can also mail your membership dues to:

Preservation Texas
P.O. Box 3514
San Marcos TX 78667


Through our membership network, we:

  • Engage at the local level in support of endangered historic places;
  • Deliver timely advocacy on critical preservation issues;
  • Provide educational programming that empowers members to be stewards and protectors of our state’s cultural heritage; and
  • Identify and recognize outstanding preservation projects and initiatives through our biennial Honor Awards

As a member, you will have opportunities to:

  • Participate in our regional and statewide programming;
  • Learn about preservation activities across the state through our member e-mails and publications;
  • Provide input and direction to our activities through member surveys and outreach;
  • Participate in our programs by volunteering for a committee; and
  • Enjoy member discounts on select events, services, and PT publications and merchandise.

Our membership categories are as follows:

  • Individual membership: $40 includes our I brake for old buildings bumper sticker
  • Household membership: $75 also includes our PT tote bag
  • Local government/Nonprofit organization: $100 also includes discounts for up to two employees
  • Small Business: $250 also includes listing in our Preservation Resource Directory
  • Patron: $500 also includes a complimentary book on Texas architecture or history*

*Book availability varies. We will contact you with specific options upon receipt of your Patron membership dues.


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