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1500 Marilla Street
Dallas, Texas 75201
Phone: (214) 670-4209
Fax: (214) 670-4210
Office of Historic Preservation
Dallas Landmarks (Local designation)
Structures located within the boundaries of a Dallas Landmark District or individually listed as a Dallas Landmark are protected by ordinances specifically written for that district or structure. Click the links below for more information on Dallas Landmark districts/structures and to view the preservation criteria contained in each ordinance.
How to designate a structure or district as a Dallas Landmark
View a map of Dallas Landmark Historic Districts.
State and National Historic Designations in Dallas
In addition to local Dallas Landmark Designation, a property can also be designated at the State and National level. A property can have one of these designations, a few of them, or all of them depending on the significance of the property or site.
Click here to learn about State and National Historic Designations in Dallas.
Download a list of ALL designated structures and sites in Dallas
- including Landmark designation, National Register, Registered Texas Historic Landmarks, Markers, and National Historic Landmarks
Demolition Delay Overlay
The Demolition Delay Ordinance provides that a building that meets certain criteria within a demolition overlay district would be subject to a 45-day delay before a demolition permit could be granted.
Click here to learn more about the Demolition Delay Overlay.