A NATIONAL CONFERENCE


The second edition of Keeping History Above Water took place in Annapolis, MD on October 29-November 1, 2017. And we continued the conversation in another at-risk coastal city.

A NEWPORT CASE STUDY

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Located in the historic Point Neighborhood of Newport, 74 Bridge Street is the building that inspired the 2016 conference. Read more about our case study and exhibition.

INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION


NRF is partnering with US/ICOMOS to host and manage a virtual Climate and Heritage Knowledge Community. Follow @USICOMOSClimate to learn more.

LOCATION

The 2017 Keeping History Above Water conference was an international gathering hosted by the City of Annapolis in partnership with the Newport Restoration Foundation. Conference discussions examined the increasing and varied risks posed by sea level rise to historic coastal communities, their built environments and traditional ways of life.

2017 Conference Sponsors