City Celebrates National Preservation Month

Annual Preservation Awards and Historic Photo Contest Winners to be Announced

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Corpus Christi Landmark Commission will host an awards ceremony to recognize local preservation efforts and announce the Historic Preservation Photo Contest winners. The preservation awards recognize preserved or restored buildings, architects or organizations, education, and history books.

This year's photo contest titled "Undiscovered Treasures" focused on identifying structures 50 years or older, deserving of recognition, that have not officially received historic designations.

The event will take place on Thursday, May 25, at 4:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall, 1201 Leopard Street.

The awards ceremony can be viewed on the following City's social media platforms:

  • Facebook: @citygov
  • YouTube: CCTVCorpusChristi

For more information on Preservation Month activities, see the Preservation Month Calendar under "Latest News" at

About The Landmark Commission

The Landmark Commission promotes the use of historical and cultural landmarks for the culture, prosperity, education, and general welfare of the City's residents and visitors.

Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request reasonable accommodation, please call 361-826-3124 in advance.

For more information, media representatives can contact Senior Public Information Officer Gabriela Morrow at 361-826-3583 or