Virginia State Capitol

Capitol Sq.
Richmond (Independent City), Virginia

Historic Document

Virginia State Capitol is located in Richmond County, Virginia certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Government, more specifically a Capitol. Virginia State Capitol was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Politics/Government, Architecture.

Virginia State Capitol Information

Other Name: Confederate Capitol; Capitol of Virginia; VDHR# 127-00021
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1785, 1865
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jefferson,Thomas; Clerisseau,Louis
Architectural Style: Neo-Classical
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Virginia State Capitol Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 140
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:
Richmond (Independent City) Historic Locations Richmond County Historic Locations Virginia Historic Locations