Renwick Museum

NE corner, 17th St. and Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Renwick Museum is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Monday March 24, 1969. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Museum. Renwick Museum was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Other based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Renwick Museum Information

Other Name: Old Corcoran Art Gallery
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1859, 1860
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Renwick,James
Architectural Style: French Renaissance
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Smithsonian Institution

Renwick Museum Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 0
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