we believe preserving old buildings is a beautiful, economically sound, and sustainable way to improve our communities and make the most of our unique assets. through our programs, PAM unites people, businesses, neighborhoods, and decision-makers to enhance communities by protecting and promoting old buildings and sites.

we believe preserving old buildings is a beautiful, economically sound, and sustainable way to improve our communities and make the most of our unique assets.

Our Services

Education
Take classes in our Homeowner, Professional, Realtor® or Community series. From hands-on workshops to state-approved continuing ed, PAM delivers unique and unparalleled preservation-based education.
Preservation Support
If you care about a certain building, or a town's built heritage, or how tear downs might impact your block, get involved now—not when the wrecking ball arrives.
Real Estate
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 use, reuse, protect and promote them. Our Real Estate service 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 Designated Main Street programs in Minnesota.

Featured Classes and Special Events

Repairing Old Windows
Old windows are made to repair, not replace. Learn to do it yourself in this beginner’s class taught by an expert in historic window maintenance.
Preservation Pub Crawls
We bring Minnesotans who love beer, bars and history a new way to appreciate preservation. Each venue we visit has a history and a story and we hope to highlight that story over a few pints.
Old Home Certified
This two-day course for Minnesota Realtors is worth 12 credits of continuing ed and includes nine expert-taught classes.

Preservation Stories

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