Arts and Industries Building

900 Jefferson Dr., SW.
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Arts and Industries Building is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Thursday November 11, 1971. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Museum. Arts and Industries Building was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Arts and Industries Building Information

Other Name: National Museum;Arts and Industries Building of the Smithson
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1879
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cluss & Schulze; Meigs,Montgomery
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Smithsonian Institution

Arts and Industries Building Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 23
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations