attractions Martinsburg Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings

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

List buildings include Abell-Kilbourn House, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Martinsburg Shops and more.

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

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

Abell-Kilbourn House

The Abell-Kilbourne House in Martinsburg, West Virginia is associated with John N. Abell, a prominent Martinsburg businessman and Charles W. Kilbourn, a Martinsburg mill owner. The former president of the Old National Bank, Abell developed the area known as "Abell's Addition" after his retirement in ...more

City/Town: Martinsburg, West Virginia, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1895

Style: Colonial Revival architecture


Adam Stephen House

Adam Stephen House is a historic home located at Martinsburg, Berkeley County, West Virginia. It was built between 1772 and 1789, and is a 2 1/2 story, stone house measuring 43 feet, 5 inches, by 36 feet, 3 inches. It was the home of Adam Stephen. It was restored in the 1960s by the General Adam ...more

City/Town: Martinsburg, West Virginia, USA


Apollo Theatre

The Apollo Theatre in Martinsburg, West Virginia was designed by architect Reginald Geare with local architect Chapman E. Kent, and built in 1913 by theater owner H. P. Thorn. As constructed it had a seating capacity of 1000, and was used for movies, vaudeville and concerts. Upper floors provided ...more

City/Town: Martinsburg, West Virginia, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1912


Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Martinsburg Shops

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Martinsburg Shops is a historic industrial district in Martinsburg, West Virginia. It is significant both for its railroading architecture by Albert Fink and John Rudolph Niernsee and for its role in the Great Railroad Strike of 1877. It consists of three contributing ...more

City/Town: Martinsburg, West Virginia, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1866