Twelve towns – from a French colonial village into a town on the – have been honored this year by the for their commitment to historic preservation and community revitalization.
The list of a “Dozen Distinctive Destinations” has been issued annually since 2000 by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
This year’s honorees are Ste. Genevieve, Mo.; Aiken, S.C.;.; .; .; ; .; .; , N.H.; .; San Juan Bautista, Minn.; and , N.C.