Attractions List of Famous Gainesville Buildings & Structures

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

The list you're viewing is made up of buildings like Matheson House and Anderson Hall.

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

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Gainesville. Famous architectural houses within the city of Gainesville are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Anderson Hall is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Gainesville Buildings & Structures
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Anderson Hall is a historic building located in the northeastern section of the University of Florida campus in Gainesville, Florida. The building houses the university's political science and religion departments, both a part of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Anderson Hall was designed by William Augustus Edwards, responsible for planning nearly all of the campus' early buildings, in Collegiate Gothic style. Construction began in 1912, and the building opened in October 1913 as Language Hall. On June 27, 1979, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. It is also a part of the University of Florida Campus Historic District, which was added to the National ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Gainesville, Florida, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1913

Architect: William Augustus Edwards

Created By: William Augustus Edwards

Style: Gothic Revival architecture, Collegiate Gothic in North America

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Baird Hardware Company Warehou... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Gainesville Buildings & Structures
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Baird Hardware Company Warehouse

The Baird Hardware Company Warehouse is a historic building in Gainesville, Florida, United States. It is located at 619 South Main Street. On November 25, 1985, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. It is currently the home of the Acrosstown Repertory Theatre. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Gainesville, Florida, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1890

Bryan Hall is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Gainesville Buildings & Structures
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Bryan Hall is a historic building in Gainesville, Florida, United States. It is located in the northeastern section of the University of Florida in Gainesville. On June 27, 1979, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. Bryan Hall is part of the Warrington College of Business Administration. The building also served as home to the College of Law from 1914-1969. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Gainesville, Florida, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1914

Architect: William Augustus Edwards

Created By: William Augustus Edwards

Style: Gothic Revival architecture, Collegiate Gothic in North America

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Buckman Hall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Gainesville Buildings & Structures
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Buckman Hall, an historic building located in Murphree Area on the University of Florida campus in Gainesville, Florida, United States. It was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places on January 11, 1974. From 1974 to 2003, Buckman Hall functioned as a student cooperative dormitory. In exchange for lower rental rates, students performed much of the day-to-day maintenance themselves, such as general housekeeping and minor plumbing repairs. Residents also elected their own officers, who had the authority to make decisions concerning many aspects of residence hall life, a responsibility usually filled by resident assistants. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Gainesville, Florida, USA

Architect: William Augustus Edwards

Created By: William Augustus Edwards

Style: Gothic Revival architecture

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