We believe that old buildings, culture, and small businesses are the foundation for community pride and prosperity. Through our programs, PAM unites people, businesses, neighborhoods, and decision-makers to enhance communities by protecting and promoting old buildings and sites.

We believe that <span class="orange">old buildings, culture, and small business</span> are the foundation for <span class="orange">community pride and prosperity</span>.

Our Services

Take classes in our Homeowner, Professional, Realtor® or Community series. From hands-on workshops to state-approved continuing education, PAM delivers unique and unparalleled hands-on education.
Downtown Assessments
How would you tell your community's story? Explore our Downtown Assessments to discover and celebrate what makes your town unique.
State Historic Tax Credit Program
When many of us think of preservation, we think of old buildings. At PAM, we do our best to care for those structures by finding ways to reuse, rehabilitate and promote them. Our State Historic Tax Credit Program helps make it all happen.
Minnesota Main Street
A thriving downtown has a powerful impact on a community—its people, its finances and its growth. That’s why PAM is proud to oversee the National Main Street program of Minnesota.

Featured Classes and Special Events

Upcoming Classes
Travel with us to the Linden Hills Historic Estate as we repair the vintage walls in the music room of the Musser mansion.
Calling All Creatives!
The 2019 Artists on Main Street Program is underway! Find out when your community is holding its creative placemaking workshop.
Main Street Basics Workshop
Whether you're new to Main Street or a seasoned veteran, the Main Street Basics Workshop provides the fundamentals on a proven model used to reinvigorate traditional business districts across the country.

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