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Famous Egyptian Revival architecture buildings

Updated June 8, 2017 2.5k views12 items

List of famous buildings in the Egyptian Revival architecture movement, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of Egyptian Revival architecture 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 Egyptian Revival architecture structures around the world, so why not save some money and check them out here without having to pay for travel? These popular Egyptian Revival architecture buildings attract visitors from all over the world, so if you're ever near them you should definitely pay them a visit. Luxor Las Vegas and Lenin's Mausoleum are included in this list.

This list is a great source for answering the questions, "What are the most famous Egyptian Revival architecture buildings?" and "What do Egyptian Revival architecture buildings look like?"
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    Reebie Storage Warehouse

    The Reebie Storage Warehouse was built for the Reebie Storage and Moving Company in Chicago, Illinois, in 1922. Located at 2325-2333 North Clark Street in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, it is a widely recognized example of Egyptian Revival architecture. It was named to the National Register of Historic Places on March 21, 1979, and was designated a Chicago Landmark on September 1, 1999. Architect George Kingsley and sculptor Fritz Albert designed the warehouse. Albert was responsible for the exterior's terra cotta ornamentation. The moving company founders, John and William Reebie, are represented by the two statues of Ramses II that flank the main entrance. William Reebie founded the...  more
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    Scottish Rite Temple

    The Temple Downtown, is a historic former masonic building in Mobile, Alabama, United States. It was built to serve as the meeting place for the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry. The building was designed by George Bigelow Rogers, a local Mobile architect who was responsible for designing many of the city's buildings during this period. The cornerstone was laid on November 30, 1921, with the building completed in 1922. It is the only intact example of the Egyptian Revival style in Mobile. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on January 5, 1984. It was sold in 1996 to a private citizen and reopened as a banqueting venue....  more
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    Temple Lodges Abney Park

    The Abney Park Temple Lodges are entrance lodges to Abney Park in the London Borough of Hackney....  more
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    United States Custom House

    The U.S. Custom House in New Orleans, Louisiana, also known as the Old Post Office and Custom House, is a National Historic Landmark, receiving this designation in 1974 and noted for its Egyptian Revival columns. Construction on the building, designed to house multiple federal offices and store goods, began in 1848 and didn't finish until 1881 due to redesigns and the American Civil War. The U.S. Customs offices have been located there since the late 19th century but are currently located elsewhere while the building undergoes further renovations. In 2008, it became home to the Audubon Insectarium, the largest free-standing American museum dedicated to insects....  more