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

Examples include Chemical Laboratory and Natural History Building.

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

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

Harker Hall, also known as the Chemical Laboratory, is a historic building on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign in Urbana, Illinois. Built in 1877, the building originally served as the university's chemical laboratory. Architect Nathan Clifford Ricker designed the Second ...more

City/Town: Urbana, Illinois, USA

Created By: Nathan Clifford Ricker

Style: Second Empire

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Farm House

City/Town: Urbana, Illinois, USA

Style: Gothic architecture


John Q. A. Ward House

The John Q.A. Ward House is a historic house in Urbana, Ohio, United States. Located along College Street on the city's western side, it was built in 1820 by William Ward as a wedding present for his son, John A. Ward. Here John lived for the rest of his life. John A. Ward's son, John Quincy Adams ...more

City/Town: Urbana, Ohio, USA

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Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

The Krannert Center for the Performing Arts is an educational and performing arts complex located at 500 South Goodwin Street in Urbana, Illinois, on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Herman C. Krannert, an industrialist who was the founder of Inland Container Corporation ...more

City/Town: Illinois, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1969

Floors: 5

Created By: Max Abramovitz