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Famous Corinthian order buildings

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List of famous buildings in the Corinthian order movement, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of Corinthian 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 Corinthian order structures around the world, so why not save some money and check them out here without having to pay for travel? These popular Corinthian order buildings attract visitors from all over the world, so if you're ever near them you should definitely pay them a visit. List includes University College London, Arch of Constantine, more.

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Royal Exchange is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Corinthian order buildings
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Royal Exchange

This Royal Exchange relates to the second of the buildings located on the site of the current Royal Exchange in the City of the London between 1669 to 1838. ...more on Wikipedia

Semperoper, Dresden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Corinthian order buildings
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The Semperoper is the opera house of the Sächsische Staatsoper Dresden and the concert hall of the Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden. It is also home to the Semperoper ballet. The building is located near the Elbe River in the historic centre of Dresden, Germany. The opera house was originally built by the architect Gottfried Semper in 1841. After a devastating fire in 1869, the opera house was rebuilt, partly again by Semper, and completed in 1878. The opera house has a long history of premieres, including major works by Richard Wagner and Richard Strauss. ...more on Wikipedia

St George Hanover Square... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Corinthian order buildings
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St George Hanover Square

St George Hanover Square was a civil parish in the metropolitan area of London, England. The creation of the parish accompanied the building of the Church of St George's, Hanover Square, constructed by the Commission for Building Fifty New Churches to meet the demands of the growing population. The parish was formed in 1724 from part of the ancient parish of St Martin in the Fields in the Liberty of Westminster and county of Middlesex. It included some of the most fashionable areas of the West End of London, including Belgravia and Mayfair. Civil parish administration, known as a select vestry, was dominated by members of the British nobility until the parish adopted the Vestries Act 1831. ...more on Wikipedia

St Martin-in-the-Fields ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Corinthian order buildings
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St Martin-in-the-Fields

St Martin-in-the-Fields is an English Anglican church at the north-east corner of Trafalgar Square in the City of Westminster, London. It is dedicated to Saint Martin of Tours. There has been a church on the site since the medieval period. The present building was constructed in a Neoclassical design by James Gibbs in 1722–1724. ...more on Wikipedia