America List of Famous Anchorage Buildings & Structures

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

This list below has a variety of buildings in it, from Redrum to Fourth Avenue Theatre.

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

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

Alaska Center for the Performing Arts

The Alaska Center for the Performing Arts is a performance venue in downtown Anchorage, Alaska. Opened in 1988, it entertains over 200,000 patrons annually, and consists of three theaters: Evangeline Atwood Concert Hall, with 2,000 seats, is designed for opera, symphonic, chamber and popular music presentations, as well as dance and Broadway musicals. Discovery Theatre, with 700 seats, is suited for theatre, smaller-scale operas, dance, film and musical presentations. Sydney Laurence Theatre, with 340 seats, is suited for theatre, film and chamber music. Resident companies include the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra, the Anchorage Opera, the Alaska Dance Theatre, the Alaska Junior Theater, the ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Anchorage, Alaska, USA

Building Function: Concert Hall

Ben Boeke Ice Rink is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Anchorage Buildings & Structures
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Ben Boeke Ice Rink

The Ben Boeke Ice Rink is an ice hockey arena containing two ice surfaces, each 200' x 85', located in Anchorage, Alaska. Rink 1 has a seating capacity of 1,000 whereas Rink 2 is much smaller and only seats a maximum of 100 people. Upper sections of the Rink 1 bleachers are accommodated with hanging heating lights. The arena opened in 1974. It is named after former Anchorage city clerk Benjamin W. Boeke, who served from 1947 to 1967, under 11 mayors and 8 city managers. The arena is owned by the Municipality of Anchorage and operated by SMG, a nationwide property management company. It is also located approximately next-door to the Sullivan Arena. The arena is occasionally used as an ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Anchorage, Alaska, USA


Campus Center

City/Town: Anchorage, Anchorage, Alaska, USA

Architect: Edward Durell Stone

Created By: Edward Durell Stone

City/Town: Anchorage, Kentucky, USA

Style: Beaux-Arts architecture

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