Sustaining Places

Resources for small museums and historic sites

Historic Landscape

Wondering what to do with those beautiful but needy historic trees on your property? Check out this video from students in the University of Delaware’s Longwood Graduate Program in Public Horticulture that will give you a few tips on how to care for your historic trees.

The National Park Service provides this resource for “Protecting Cultural Landscapes: Planning, Treatment, and Management of Historic Landscapes” to aid you in creating a preservation maintenance plan and implementation strategy.

The Old House Journal offers helpful information on how to preserve, identify, and research Cultural Landscapes in this Preservation How-To.

Mailing Address

University of Delaware
Museum Studies Program, Sustaining Places
77 E. Main St.
Newark, DE 19711