List of Famous Columbia Buildings & Structures Buildings

List of Famous Columbia Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Columbia skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Columbia architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Columbia are included on this list. Information about these Columbia buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Columbia and older historic landmarks.

Buildings here include everything from South Carolina State Museum to James K. Polk House.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Columbia?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Columbia. Famous architectural houses within the city of Columbia are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
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    Adair County Courthouse

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    • City/Town: Columbia, Kentucky, USA
    • Style: Gothic architecture
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    Alston House

    Alston House, also known as McDuffie's Antiques, is located at 1811 Gervais St. in Columbia, South Carolina. The Greek Revival style house was built in 1872, and is significant for its architecture. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. more

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    • City/Town: Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1872
    • Style: Greek Revival
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    Arsenal Hill

    Arsenal Hill is a neighborhood in Columbia, South Carolina. Arsenal Hill was one of the first residential neighborhoods in the city and was the site of an arsenal during the Civil War. The South Carolina Governor's Mansion is located in Arsenal Hill. The current Governor's mansion is the only building ...more

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    • City/Town: Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area, South Carolina, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1850
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    Ballenger Building

    Ballenger Building is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Columbia Buildings & Structures
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    The Ballenger Building in downtown Columbia, Missouri was listed by the National Register of Historic Places in 2004. Today it holds Kaldi's Coffee House. more

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    • City/Town: Columbia, Missouri, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1928
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    Boone County Courthouse

    Boone County Courthouse is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Columbia Buildings & Structures
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    The Boone County Courthouse is the location of the 13th Judicial Circuit of Missouri covering Boone and Callaway counties. The courthouse is located in the Boone County Government Complex in downtown Columbia, Missouri. It is the third court at this location. The first of which housed a studio of George ...more

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    • City/Town: Missouri, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1909
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    Building at 1210-1214 Main Street

    Building at 1210-1214 Main Street, also known as Capitol Café, is a historic commercial building located at Columbia, South Carolina. It was built by 1871, and is a two-story, seven bay, stuccoed brick building. A cast iron railing extends across central three bays of the second floor. The Capitol Café ...more

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    • City/Town: Columbia, South Carolina, USA
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    Building at 1644 Main Street

    Building at 1644 Main Street, also known as Tapp's Department Store, is a historic commercial building located at Columbia, South Carolina. It was built in 1940, and enlarged in 1950. It is a five- to seven-story, Depression Modern building faced in stucco and dark tremolite stone. Above the main ...more

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    • City/Town: Columbia, South Carolina, USA
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    Building at 1722-1724 Main Street

    Building at 1722-1724 Main Street, also known as the Bouchier Building, is a historic commercial building located at Columbia, South Carolina. It was built in 1913-14, and is a three-story, terra cotta faced building with large areas of glass on the upper floors. It was added to the National Register of ...more

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    • City/Town: Columbia, South Carolina, USA
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