Famous Gothic Architecture Buildings

List of famous buildings in the Gothic architecture movement, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of Gothic 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 Gothic architecture structures around the world, so why not save some money and check them out here without having to pay for travel? These popular Gothic architecture buildings attract visitors from all over the world, so if you're ever near them you should definitely pay them a visit. Examples include Westminster Abbey and Chartres Cathedral.

This list is a great source for answering the questions, "What are the most famous Gothic architecture buildings?" and "What do Gothic architecture buildings look like?"

  • The A. Chapin House is an historic house at 36 Pleasant Street, in Uxbridge, Massachusetts. This two story house was built c. 1855-57 as a typical Greek Revival side hall entry house. It was restyled in 1880, adding significant Gothic Revival styling, including an ornately decorated porch. It has retained its Greek Revival corner pilasters. On October 7, 1983, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places, where it is lsited at 26 Pleasant Street.
    • Opened: Jan 01 1855
    • City/Town: Uxbridge, Massachusetts, USA
    • Style: Greek Revival, Gothic Revival architecture, Gothic architecture
  • Abbey of la Madaleine, Vézelay

    Vézelay Abbey was a Benedictine and Cluniac monastery in Vézelay in the Yonne department in northern Burgundy, France. The Benedictine abbey church, now the Basilica of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine, with its complicated program of imagery in sculpted capitals and portals, is one of the outstanding masterpieces of Burgundian Romanesque art and architecture. Sacked by the Huguenots in 1569, the building suffered neglect in the 17th and the 18th centuries and some further damage during the period of the French Revolution. The church and hill at Vézelay were added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites in 1979. Relics of Mary Magdalene can be seen inside the Basilica.
    • City/Town: Yonne, France
    • Style: Romanesque architecture, Gothic architecture
  • Abbotsford, now the Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Artists, is a historic house at 300 Walnut Avenue in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. The museum is dedicated to black visual arts heritage worldwide, and presents historical and contemporary exhibitions in many media, including painting, sculpture, graphics, photography and decorative arts. The museum is operated by the National Center of Afro-American Artists.
    • Opened: Jan 01 1872
    • City/Town: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    • Style: Gothic architecture
  • Abbott's Mill

    Abbott's Mill is a historic site that includes an old grist mill in Sussex County, Delaware, 3 miles southwest of Milford. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1972 with a 0.4-acre area. The listed area was increased in 1979 to include a total of 4 contributing buildings, with an increase of a 9-acre area. The increased area includes a Gothic style work built in 1868. There's a historical marker for the old mill, placed on the north side of Abbotts Pond Road, across from Abbotts Pond. There's an Abbott's Mill Nature Center which offers tours of a grist mill and rolling mill. In the site's 1972 NRHP nomination, it was reported the grist mill had been operable until ...more
    • City/Town: Delaware, USA
  • Academy New Providence Presbyterian Church and Cemetery

    • City/Town: Tennessee, USA
    • Style: Gothic architecture
  • Adair County Courthouse

    • City/Town: Columbia, Kentucky, USA
    • Style: Gothic architecture