About Us

The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program was created by the Arkansas General Assembly in 1969. The AHPP’s mission is to fulfill the objectives of the National Historic Preservation Act through the identification, preservation and protections of the cultural heritage of the State of Arkansas. The AHPP is charged with “conducting relations with representative of the federal government, the respective states, governmental units within Arkansas state agencies, organizations and individuals with regard to matters of historic preservation, including the programs carried out under Public Law 89-655 (16 U.S.C. & 47, et seq).