attractions List of Famous Shreveport Buildings & Structures

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

This list features buildings like Huey P. Long House and C. E. Byrd High School.

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

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

Antioch Baptist Church is a historic church located in Shreveport, Louisiana. On April 23, 1866 two leaders of the First Baptist Church honorably dismissed 73 black members of its church so they could begin construction of a new black, Baptist church. This church came to be known as the First Colored Baptist Church of Shreveport. The original building was dedicated on August 18, 1871. In the late 1800s, the church bought land on Texas Avenue and began construction of a new church. As the church was being built, a storm destroyed the entire structure. The leaders of the First Colored Baptist Church decided to rebuild the structure at a cost of $3,198.45. This new church, designed by Nathaniel ...more

City/Town: Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

Style: Romanesque architecture

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B'Nai Zion Temple


B'Nai Zion Temple is a historic Jewish temple located in downtown Shreveport, Louisiana. It was constructed in 1914 and dedicated in 1915. The Jewish community of Shreveport started off small in the late 1840s. By 1857 a small congregation of Jews had been created. They met in one of the congregant's homes under the leadership of Rabbi Julius Lewin. In 1861 the congregation adopted the name Har-el and started attending services in the home of a local Jewish businessman. At that time, most members of the congregation identified with the Reform tradition of Judaism. Once the Civil War was over, the group became known as Hebrew Zion. In 1869 the congregation constructed its first building of ...more

City/Town: Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

Style: Beaux-Arts architecture


C. E. Byrd High School is a science and mathematics magnet and a Blue Ribbon School. In continuous operation since 1925, Byrd is the largest high school in Shreveport, Louisiana. ...more

City/Town: Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

Style: Tudor Revival architecture

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C.C.,House Antoine


City/Town: Shreveport, Louisiana, USA