Annual Conference

ACRA’s 30th Annual Conference: Albuquerque, NM
(September 26-29, 2024)

Our 30th annual conference will be held in Old Town Albuquerque, NM from September 26-29, 2024 at the Hotel Albuquerque.

This year’s conference theme — Revisiting the Spirit of Preservation — acknowledges the rich history of our organization while challenging future heritage resource management practitioners to improve on all forms of preservation including community-informed outcomes, Section 106 compliance, and non-traditional cultural resources practices.

The Call for Sessions for the 2024 ACRA Conference in Albuquerque is open! Click here for information on submitting your proposal.

Stay tuned for additional information on registration, the hotel, and much more!

If you have questions about conference planning or would like to get involved, please contact Conference Committee Chair Bonnie Gibson or Executive Director Amanda Stratton

ACRA members and all attendees at ACRA events are subject to and expected to abide by ACRA’s non-discrimination and anti-harassment policy.


 The 2023 ACRA Awards were presented at the Annual Conference in Indianapolis, and we were thrilled to congratulate the following winners:

  • Indiana Department of Transportation for the US 50 and State Line Road Improvements Project
  • The U.S. Army Installation Management Command, Cultural Resources Program and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District, Mandatory Center of Expertise in the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections for IMCOM Training in Architectural History and National Register of Historic Places Evaluations for Architectural Historic Resources
  • McCree Cemetery Association for the restoration and preservation of McCree Cemetery, Dallas, Texas

You can learn more about each winner and project in the video below.