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

List ranges from Saint Louis Art Museum to Gateway Arch and more.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in St. Louis?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in St. Louis. Famous architectural houses within the city of St. Louis are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Wainwright Building is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous St. Louis Buildings & Structures
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The Wainwright Building is a 10-story red brick office building at 709 Chestnut Street in downtown St. Louis, Missouri. The Wainwright Building is among the first skyscrapers in the world. It was designed by Dankmar Adler and Louis Sullivan in the Palazzo style and built between 1890 and 1891. It ...more

City/Town: St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1891

Style: Chicago school

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United States Customhouse and ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous St. Louis Buildings & Structures
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The U.S. Custom House and Post Office is a court house in St. Louis, Missouri. It was designed by architects Alfred B. Mullett, William Appleton Potter, and James G. Hill, and was constructed between 1873 and 1884. Located at the intersection of Eighth and Olive Streets, it is one of three surviving ...more

City/Town: St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1873

Architect: Alfred B. Mullett

Style: Second Empire

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Union Station is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous St. Louis Buildings & Structures
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Decoration by Louis Millet, who worked with Louis Sullivan ...more

City/Town: St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Architect: Theodore Link

Style: Romanesque architecture, Romanesque Revival architecture, Victorian architecture

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St. Stanislaus Kostka Church is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous St. Louis Buildings & Structures
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St. Stanislaus Kostka Church is an independent Catholic church located in the city of St. Louis, Missouri. It was established as a Catholic parish in 1880 to serve the Polish community in the Archdiocese of St. Louis. It is considered to be the best example of the opulent Polish Cathedral style of ...more

City/Town: St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Style: Romanesque architecture

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