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places/travel List of Famous Wilkes-Barre Buildings & Structures

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of buildings in it, like Weiss Hall and Comerford Theater.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Wilkes-Barre?"

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


Comerford Theater, also known as the Paramount Theater and now known as the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts, is a historic movie theater located at Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1937, and is an Art Deco-Moderne style theater building. The building takes an ...more

City/Town: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA

Style: Streamline Moderne, Art Deco

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Kingston Armory


Kingston Armory is a historic National Guard armory located at Kingston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1923, and is a three-story, "U"-shaped yellow brick building executed in the Classical Revival style. It is 13 bays by 20 bays, and includes a drill hall, classrooms, offices, ...more

City/Town: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA

Style: Classical Revival

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McClintock Hall


McClintock Hall, also known as McClintock House, is a historic dormitory located on the campus of Wilkes University at Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. It was built about 1841, and is a 2 1/2-story, rectangular brick building in the Greek Revival style. It was renovated in 1863 to take ...more

City/Town: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA

Style: Greek Revival

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Stegmaier Brewery


City/Town: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA

Style: Romanesque architecture