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List of famous buildings in the Doric order movement, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of Doric order buildings, structures and monuments includes information like what city the structure is in, and when it was first opened to the public. There are a lot of historic Doric order structures around the world, so why not save some money and check them out here without having to pay for travel? These popular Doric order buildings attract visitors from all over the world, so if you're ever near them you should definitely pay them a visit. Examples include Parthenon and Lincoln Memorial.

This list is a great source for answering the questions, "What are the most famous Doric order buildings?" and "What do Doric order buildings look like?"
Albert Dock is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Doric order buildings
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The Albert Dock is a complex of dock buildings and warehouses in Liverpool, England. Designed by Jesse Hartley and Philip Hardwick, it was opened in 1846, and was the first structure in Britain to be built from cast iron, brick and stone, with no structural wood. As a result, it was the first ...more

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Athenian Treasury is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Doric order buildings
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Athenian Treasury


The Athenian Treasury at Delphi was constructed by the Athenians to house dedications made by their city and citizens to the sanctuary of Apollo. The entire treasury, including its sculptural decoration, is built of Parian marble; its date of construction is disputed, scholarly opinion ranging from ...more

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Biblioteca Marciana is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Doric order buildings
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The Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana is a library and Renaissance building in Venice, northern Italy; it is one of the earliest surviving public manuscript depositories in the country, holding one of the greatest classical texts collections in the world. The library is named after St. Mark, the patron ...more

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Dome Church Blenduk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Doric order buildings
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Dome Church Blenduk


Built in the year 1750 and restored in the year 1894 HPA de Wilde Westmas, this church is Dutch inheritance. This heritage church architecture located in Semarang, Indonesia. Occupies area with a chamber and its side is in Greek crucifix form. All of interior design is Dutch characteristic, with ...more

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