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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Kansas City skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Kansas City architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Kansas City are included on this list. Information about these Kansas City 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 Kansas City and older historic landmarks.

These buildings, like Wyandotte High School and August Meyer House include images when available.

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

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

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City/Town: Kansas City, Missouri, USA

Style: Classical Revival

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Argentine Carnegie Library

The Argentine Branch Library, sometimes known as the Argentine Carnegie Library was located at 2800 Metropolitan Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas. It was built by Rose and Peterson. It was deemed as one of the KCK's historic landmarks on March 28, 1985. It was placed in the Register of Historic Kansas ...more

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City/Town: Kansas City, Kansas, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1916

Style: Classical Revival


August Meyer House

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City/Town: Kansas City, Missouri, USA

Style: Queen Anne Style architecture (Great Britain & Australia)


Benton, Thomas Hart, House and Studio

The Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio State Historic Site is located at 3616 Belleview, Kansas City, Missouri. The park was established in 1977 and preserves the house and studio of Missouri artist Thomas Hart Benton. Tours are provided that show the furnished house and studio as he left it when he ...more

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City/Town: Missouri, USA

Style: Victorian architecture