Historic Homeowner Spotlights, Part I

Every Monday leading up to our 2016 Historic Homes Tour we’ll feature Q/A’s with two of our wonderful featured homeowners about why they love their neighborhoods and how they’ve updated their homes while keeping them authentic. Enjoy... Read More »


Cisco’s Restaurant & Bakery for Sale after an Iconic 68 Years

Austin is buzzing with apprehension at the news that the Cisneros family is selling Cisco's Restaurant & Bakery at E. 6th Street and Comal. This legendary diner ranks with the Broken Spoke and Continental Club as one of Austin' s mos... Read More »


A few little wins in the quest to Save Muny

It's been an encouraging spring in the quest to save west Austin's Lions Municipal Golf Course, which if you haven't heard by now, is scheduled to be handed back over to the University of Texas when its 100-year lease expires in 2019... Read More »


Amplify with Preservation Austin!

Preservation Austin is participating in this year’s Amplify Austin Day on MARCH 8-9! Sponsored by the nonprofit I Live Here, I Give Here, this is our city’s fourth annual community-wide day of online giving. Amplify Austin has helped... Read More »


Red River Oral History and Audio Tour with Vandegrift FFA Is Underway!

This spring Preservation Austin partnering with the Vandegrift High School FFA to create an audio tour of historic properties within the Red River Cultural District. Designated in 2013, this stretch of Red River between 6th and 10th... Read More »