Smithsonian Building

Jefferson Dr. at 10th St., SW
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Smithsonian Building is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Recreation And Culture, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Museum, Organizational. Smithsonian Building was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Science, Architecture, Invention.

Smithsonian Building Information

Other Name: Smithsonian Institution Building
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1855
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Renwick,James
Architectural Style: Norman Revival
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Smithsonian Institution

Smithsonian Building 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