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NC State Historic Preservation Office

Natural Disaster Impacts to Historic Properties

Please visit our NCHPO Disaster Response page for more information on preparing your historic property prior to an event AND repair tips from our Restoration Branch staff. 

NCHPO Disaster Response    

To help us better serve you, please report damages to historic properties by filling out our damage inventory form.

NCHPO Historic Property Damage Reporting

What We Do

The North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office assists private citizens, private institutions, local governments, and agencies of state and federal government in the identification, evaluation, protection, and enhancement of properties significant in North Carolina history and archaeology. The agency carries out state and federal preservation programs and is a section within the Division of Historical Resources, Office of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources (NCDNCR). The office serves as the staff of the state historic preservation officer, who is the NCDNCR Deputy Secretary for the Office of Archives and History, and as staff of the North Carolina Historical Commission in the review of state and federal development projects that might affect historic North Carolina properties.

NCHPO Contact Information

109 E. Jones Street, 2nd Floor
Mail Service Center 4617
Raleigh NC 27601

Phone: (919) 814-6570

Fax: (919) 807-6599

Fed Ex/UPS address: 109 E. Jones St., Raleigh NC 27601

Contact NCHPO Staff


Visit the HPOWEB web mapping application, which shows the locations of over 100,000 historic resources across the State.

(HPOWEB currently requires the installation of Adobe Flash, so it will not work on iPhones or iPads.)