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Last updated: 4/5/19

Celebrating the City's investment in historic preservation

Celebrating the Community Preservation Act's investment in historic preservation.

The Community Preservation Act uses funds to support historic preservation, affordable housing, and parks and open space. On April 22, we'll be celebrating an $11 million investment towards 35 historic preservation projects. Learn more about the Community Preservation Act and the projects coming to your neighborhood

About the site:
Memorial Hall is a 1791 mansion serving veterans and the larger community. It's also the home of Abraham Lincoln's Secretary of War. This fall, $500,000 in Community Preservation Act funds will go to restoring the exterior of Memorial Hall,

Please note: Tours of Memorial Hall will begin at 4 p.m. The speaking program with Mayor Walsh will begin at 4:30 p.m.