Preservation Month 2019

Join the City of Columbia as we celebrate National Historic Preservation Month this May 2019! National Historic Preservation Month was started in the 1970s by the National Trust for Historic Preservation as a way to promote historic places and it has been going strong...

Window Preservation

I participated in the window restoration class held by Historic Columbia along with a few other Cottontown folks. It was very interesting and I learned a lot regarding our windows and how to open and restore them. I’m working on a project and will share some...
Old Bottles Unearthed On Wallace Street

Old Bottles Unearthed On Wallace Street

LAD Construction has been digging up a ton of old bottles on Wallace St. I had a wheelbarrow full and they are now in the hands of the SCDNR Heritage Trust Archaeologists. They will be used for teaching students K-12 and in the laboratory comparative collection for...
2018 Preservation Award Winners

2018 Preservation Award Winners

Historic Columbia.  We’re excited to announce the recipients of our 2018 Preservation Awards. Each May, in conjunction with National Preservation Month, we present these awards to celebrate the accomplishments of local property owners; professionals in the...