Historic House Specialist Course

We are excited to host the 7th realtor training this year! Realtor Training is a San Antonio Board of Realtors registered course hosted by the City of San Antonio Office of Historic Preservation. This is our 7th realtor training and we have certified over 215 Historic House Special-ists! The purpose is to educate realtors to … Continue reading Historic House Specialist Course

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Help with your New Year’s Resolution

We have a great series lined up for 2017! The goal of these events is to encourage people to be fit while learning more of the rich history of San Antonio. Last year our participants logged 1,200 miles and this year we hope to beat that. The first in our series is in Monte Vista … Continue reading Help with your New Year’s Resolution

S.T.A.R Visits the Mission Historic District and Dignowity Hill.

As 2016 comes to a close, Students Together Achieving Revitalization (S.T.A.R) celebrates the end of its sixth year as a powerful OHP educational initiative. Since 2010, when the initiative was launched as a pilot for the property at 934 Dawson in the Dignowity Hill Historic District, over 110 homes throughout San Antonio’s 27 historic districts … Continue reading S.T.A.R Visits the Mission Historic District and Dignowity Hill.

San Antonio’s Cultural Story-a look at 2016

Throughout 2016, OHP staff participated in several collaborative initiatives to capture and tell San Antonio’s cultural story, from the city’s people and traditions, to the many stories buildings tell. As part of the World Heritage work team which included staff from several city departments, OHP  helped capture stories of the World Heritage area through oral histories, … Continue reading San Antonio’s Cultural Story-a look at 2016

ScoutSA: Discover, Explore, Celebrate!

ScoutSA, our comprehensive survey and designation initiative, is so much more than just a traditional building inventory. From discovering the stories of mid-century San Antonio to exploring the city’s past at Siclovia and celebrating new landmarks, ScoutSA made 2016 a year to remember! Discover  Thanks to the new Discovery App, all surveys in San Antonio are now collected digitally on mobile devices like … Continue reading ScoutSA: Discover, Explore, Celebrate!