Famous Neoclassicism Buildings

List of famous buildings in the Neoclassicism movement, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of Neoclassicism 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 Neoclassicism structures around the world, so why not save some money and check them out here without having to pay for travel? These popular Neoclassicism buildings attract visitors from all over the world, so if you're ever near them you should definitely pay them a visit. These items, like Buckingham Palace and White House include images when available.

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

  • 84 Plymouth Grove

    84 Plymouth Grove, now known as Elizabeth Gaskell's House, is a Grade II* listed neoclassical villa in Manchester, England, which was the residence of William and Elizabeth Gaskell from 1850 till their deaths in 1884 and 1865 respectively. The Gaskell household continued to occupy the villa after the deaths of Elizabeth and William. The death of Elizabeth Gaskell's daughter, Margaret Emily "Meta" Gaskell, in 1913, brought to an end the Gaskells' residence there. The house's architecture style is rare in Manchester, as many other buildings from the time period have since been knocked down for various reasons. The house itself was granted listed building status due to its association with the ...more
    • City/Town: Manchester, England
    • Created By: Richard Lane
    • Style: Neoclassicism, Neoclassical architecture
  • Agriculture Building

    The Agriculture Building is a state government building located in Raleigh, North Carolina. Built in 1921, it is an example of Classical Revival architecture. The Agriculture Building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.
    • Opened: Jan 01 1921
    • City/Town: Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
    • Style: Neoclassicism, Classical Revival
  • Allen Memorial Medical Library

    Allen Memorial Medical Library is located along Euclid Avenue on the campus of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. The library was designed in a classical revival style by the Cleveland firm of Walker and Weeks and completed in 1926. In addition to housing a portion of the Cleveland Health Sciences Library, it is also home of the Dittrick Museum of Medical History. It was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on 1982-11-30, and is also a Cleveland Landmark.
    • City/Town: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    • Style: Neoclassicism, Classical Revival
  • The Alfred Ayer House is a historic building located on US Alternate 27/441 west of Oklawaha, Florida. On July 13, 1993, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.
    • City/Town: Florida, USA
    • Style: Vernacular architecture, Neoclassical architecture
  • Allerheiligen-Hofkirche

    The Allerheiligen-Hofkirche is a church in the Munich Residenz designed by Leo von Klenze and built between 1826 and 1837. The church was badly damaged from bombing during World War II and for decades remained a ruin before undergoing partial restoration and secularization. It is now used for concerts and events.
    • City/Town: Bavaria, Germany
    • Style: Neoclassicism
  • The Apollo Theater at 253 West 125th Street between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard and Frederick Douglass Boulevard in the Harlem neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City is a music hall which is a noted venue for African-American performers. It was the home of Showtime at the Apollo, a nationally syndicated television variety show which showcased new talent, from 1987 to 2008, encompassing 1093 episodes. The theater, which has a capacity of 1506, was built in 1913-14 as Hurtig & Seamon's New Burlesque Theater, and was designed by George Keister in the neo-Classical style. It became the Apollo in 1934, when it was opened to black patrons – previously it had been a whites-only venue. In ...more
    • Opened: Jan 01 1913
    • City/Town: Harlem, New York City, New York, USA
    • Created By: George Keister
    • Style: Neoclassicism, Classical Revival