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List of Famous Syracuse Buildings & Structures

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

This list is made up of a variety of buildings, including Carrier Dome and Amos Block.

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

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

    Ashton House, also known as the Ashton residence, is a Ward Wellington Ward-designed home built in 1913 in Syracuse, New York. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as part of the Architecture of Ward Wellington Ward in Syracuse MPS in 1997. Features include a wraparound porch, a Mercer tile fireplace and a Keck studio stained glass interior window. It is located at 301 Salt Springs Road in the Salt Springs neighborhood of Syracuse.  ...more
    • City/Town: Syracuse, New York, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1913
    • Architect: Ward Wellington Ward
    • Created By: Ward Wellington Ward
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    Babcock-Shattuck House

    The Babcock-Shattuck House, also known as Jewish War Veterans Post, is a prominent home at the corner of East Genesee and Westcott Streets in Syracuse, New York. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004. The Queen Anne style house was built in the mid-1890s to be the home of Dr. Archer D. Babcock, a founding member of the Crouse-Irving Hospital. It was Babcock's home until 1913. Beginning during World War II, it was a post of the Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America. They converted the second floor into a large meeting room. During the tenure of this organization, the house played an important role in the Jewish community of Syracuse. The house is  ...more
    • City/Town: Syracuse, New York, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1895
    • Style: Queen Anne Style architecture (Great Britain & Australia)
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    Blanchard House

    The Blanchard House, also known as the Blanchard Residence, is a Ward Wellington Ward-designed home built in 1914 in Syracuse, New York. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1997. An arbor in the back yard and a garage at the rear of the property were both also designed by Ward.  ...more
    • City/Town: Syracuse, New York, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1914
    • Architect: Ward Wellington Ward
    • Created By: Ward Wellington Ward
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    Carmelo K. Anthony Basketball Center

    The Carmelo K. Anthony Basketball Center is a college basketball practice facility located in Syracuse, New York. The facility opened September 24, 2009. Both the men's and women's basketball teams for Syracuse University use the center. The facility houses two practice courts, locker rooms and office facilities for the men’s and women’s basketball programs at Syracuse. It is located on the north side of Manley Field House, in between the Roy Simmons Sr. Coaches Wing and the Comstock Art Facility. The name comes from current New York Knicks forward, Carmelo Anthony, who donated $3 million to the project. Anthony played one year with the Orange, the 2002-2003 season, in which he helped the  ...more
    • City/Town: New York, USA