Building List of Famous Salford Buildings & Structures

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

List is made up of a variety of buildings, including The Lowry and Salford Cathedral.

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

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Salford. Famous architectural houses within the city of Salford are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
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Ordsall Hall is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Salford Buildings & Structures
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Ordsall Hall


Ordsall Hall is a historic house and a former stately home in Ordsall, an area of Salford, in Greater Manchester, England. It dates back more than 750 years, although the oldest surviving parts of the present hall were built in the 15th century. The most important period of Ordsall Hall's life was ...more

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Salford Cathedral is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Salford Buildings & Structures
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Salford Cathedral


The Cathedral Church of St. John the Evangelist, usually known as Salford Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in the City of Salford in Greater Manchester, England. Located on Chapel Street, Salford, not far from Manchester city centre, it is the seat of the Bishop of Salford and mother church ...more

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Created By: Matthew Ellison Hadfield

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Salford Museum and Art Gallery is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Salford Buildings & Structures
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Salford Museum and Art Gallery


Salford Museum and Art Gallery, in Peel Park, Salford, Greater Manchester, opened to the public in November 1850 as the Royal Museum and Public Library, was the first "unconditionally free" public library in the United Kingdom. The gallery and museum are devoted to the history of Salford and ...more

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St Mark's Church, Worsley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Salford Buildings & Structures
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St Mark's Church, Worsley


St Mark’s Church is an active Anglican parish church in Worsley, Greater Manchester, England. It is part of a team ministry along with St Mary's in Ellenbrook and St Andrew in Boothstown. The church is in the Eccles deanery, the archdeaconry of Salford and the diocese of Manchester. The church was ...more

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The Lowry is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Salford Buildings & Structures
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The Lowry


The Lowry is a theatre and gallery complex situated on Pier 8 at Salford Quays, in Salford, Greater Manchester, England. It is named after the early 20th century painter, L. S. Lowry, known for his paintings of industrial scenes in North West England. The complex was officially opened on 12 October ...more

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City/Town: Greater Manchester, England

Created By: Michael Wilford, James Stirling

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