Lafayette Square Historic District

Roughly between 15th and 17th Sts. and H St. and State and Treasury Places, exclusive of the White House and its grounds
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Lafayette Square Historic District is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Saturday August 29, 1970. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Museum, Single Dwelling, Plaza, Government Office. Lafayette Square Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Commerce, Politics/Government.

Lafayette Square Historic District Information

Other Name: See Also:74002155;73002075;74002156;66000858;69000300;730020
Ownership Type: Private, Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1851, 1872, 1881
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: L'Enfant,Pierre; Et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service, Department Of The Treasury

Lafayette Square Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 0
Number of historically contributing buildings: 14
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 5
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