Our mission is to preserve and promote interest in Georgetown’s heritage including its historic buildings and sites and the people associated with them, as well as the documents, pictures and other records relating to them.
Cattle Brand Quilt Raffle - buy your tickets now!
This beautiful 9 x 9 historically inspired quilt, made by Preservation Georgetown Historian Liz Weaver, features representations of actual historic cattle brands from Georgetown and the surrounding areas. The winner of the quilt will walk away with an amazing, one-of-a-kind depiction of Texas history AND all the cattle brand research compiled by Liz during the development of this project.
2021 Preservation Fund Grant Program Phase II Application Period is OPEN!
Does your historic structure need some help? If you applied for a grant during our Phase I application period you will receive notification if your project has been approved to move on to Phase II.
The window for our Phase II application period will close on November 15, 2021 so download the application and get busy. The sooner you submit, the sooner your application can be reviewed. 🙂
If you are interested in applying but have questions about the application process, email us soon with your name and phone number so that we can contact you asap!
Anyone considering applying for a grant should read the entire application form in order to understand the process. Grants are intended to help keep historic structures structurally sound. Generally, think of the exterior envelope; the foundation, walls, windows, and roof.
Robert Gordon Mullins Memorial Fund
It is with great sadness that we share with you the news of the passing of Robert "Bob" Gordon Mullins (August 31, 1949 - April 3, 2021). Bob was a long-time resident of Georgetown and a great supporter of historic preservation in his beloved community. In accordance with his wishes, his family requests memorials be made to Preservation Georgetown. Please take a moment to read about Bob's life and sign his guestbook here:
Donations can be made by mail:
PO Box 1265
Georgetown, TX 78627
Or online by clicking the donate button below:
2020 Home Tour
The Preservation Georgetown Home Tour 2020 is FREE & Virtual, and now available for your viewing pleasure...
Preservation Georgetown offers grants to assist with the restoration or rehabilitation of residential or commercial historic structures in the greater Georgetown area that are listed on the City of Georgetown's 2016 Historic Resource Survey, as amended. The purpose is to promote the importance of and encourage preservation of the stock of historic structures for the betterment of the entire community.
We are extremely fortunate that a steadfast community, a supportive City government and a strong membership that help keep the ideals and realities of preservation alive.
We are all stewards of our history. Our mission succeeds through education, involvement and engagement. Please join us in our work to preserve the past for future generations.
Interested in learning more about your historic structure? If you aren't sure where to start, you've come to the right place.
We can help you get started with your research, put a marker on your home or arrange a tour of Georgetown's historic districts.