Classical American Homes Preservation Trust


Our Commitment

Like its founder, Richard Hampton Jenrette, Classical American Homes Preservation Trust inspires the next generation of preservationists and educates professionals, craftspeople, and the public in American architecture, decorative arts, landscapes, and historic preservation. To this end, CAHPT provides a variety of onsite and online programming to engage and enrich diverse audiences.


Clemson/College of Charleston Historic Preservation Partnership

In 2020, Classical American Homes Preservation Trust entered into a partnership with the Clemson/College of Charleston joint graduate program in Historic Preservation. This relationship allows…

Jenrette Fellowship

In 2021, the Classical American Homes Preservation Trust launched the Jenrette Fellowship in Historic Preservation. This fellowship helps to fund a graduate student in the…

NC Museum of History Lecture Series

As part of a 2021 partnership with The North Carolina Museum of History (NCMoH), Classical American Homes Preservation Trust’s Curator & Director of Collections, Grant Quertermous,…


For questions about upcoming events or to discover how you can get involved in our programs, please contact our Education and Engagement team.


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