Preserving, Protecting, and Revitalizing the historic fabric of Salisbury and Rowan County

50/50 Preservation Grants

50 Awards - $1,000 each - Apply May-September 2022

The mission of Historic Salisburv Foundation, Inc. is to preserve, protect and revitalize the historic fabric of Salisbury and Rowan County. The purpose of the 50/50 Preservation Grant is to support our mission in the six National Register Historic Districts that do not qualify for Historic Preservation Incentive Grants offered by the City of Salisbury, Historic Preservation Commission.

The 47th Annual OctoberTour

Salisbury, N.C., has been awarded across the USA for its historic preservation. On October 8-9, its annual tour of homes beckons you to step back in time. The homes circle the free Bank Street Festival, where you'll discover live music, food, vendors and much more. Become a Patron and attend the Golden Soiree on Saturday evening.

Learn more about OctoberTour, purchase tickets, or become a sponsor on!

Beyond the Hedges Historic Salisbury Foundation and the Preservation Movement - by Pete Prunkl

Learn more about the book and get your copy now! $35 for Pickup at the HSF office or $45 for shipping.

Real Estate Properties for Sale in Salisbury

Roll up your sleeves and get ready! We have a new slate of properties for sale in Salisbury--check them out now.

In the Community

Archive: History on Tap series planned again this summer by HSF

SALISBURY — The Historic Salisbury Foundation Inc. will host its third annual summer series, “History on Tap.”…

June 2, 2017

Archive: Empire Hotel is still majestic to History on Tap tour goers

Lots of lucky people got the chance to take a walk through history during a tour of…

June 26, 2015

Archive: H.O.T. series will pair brews, wine with history

Historic Salisbury Foundation, Inc., Downtown Salisbury Inc. and Salisbury Young Professionals are inviting the public to try…

June 1, 2015