Landmarks Worcester Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings

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

List features buildings like Dudley Castle, Levi Flagg Three-Decker and more!

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

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Worcester. Famous architectural houses within the city of Worcester are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
100 Front Street is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Worcester Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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100 Front Street

100 Front Street is a high-rise building located in downtown Worcester, Massachusetts. It is the third tallest building in Worcester, rising 226 feet. It was completed in 1971, as a part of the Worcester Center urban renewal project, and has 280,000 square feet of interior space. The building is not perfectly square, but rather rectangular, with the short sides being 5 windows across, and the long sides being 7 windows across. The short sides each feature an "M" at the top of the fa├žade above the top floor, because of the original name of the building. The building is 20 stories high. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Worcester, England

Opened: Jan 01 1971

Structural Height (m): 69.0

Architect: Welton Becket

Created By: Welton Becket

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Albert Ridyard Three-Decker

The Albert Ridyard Three-Decker is a historic triple decker at 5 Mount Pleasant Street in Worcester, Massachusetts. When it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990, it was recognized for its Colonial Revival styling, which included decorative elements on its porch and roof line, and decorative bands of wood shingles. Since then the porches have been removed, and the house has been resided, losing or covering over many of these details. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Worcester, Massachusetts, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1914

Style: Colonial Revival architecture

American Antiquarian Society is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Worcester Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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American Antiquarian Society

The American Antiquarian Society, located in Worcester, Massachusetts, is both a learned society and national research library of pre-twentieth century American history and culture. Founded in 1812, it is the oldest historical society in the United States with a national focus. Its main building, known as Antiquarian Hall, is a U.S. National Historic Landmark in recognition of this legacy. The mission of the AAS is to collect, preserve and make available for study all printed records of what is now known as the United States of America. This includes materials from the first European settlement through the year 1876. The AAS offers programs for professional scholars, pre-collegiate, ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Worcester, United States of America, Massachusetts

Opened: Jan 01 1812

Style: Colonial Revival architecture

Andrew Friberg Three-Decker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Worcester Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Andrew Friberg Three-Decker

The Andrew Friberg Three-Decker is a historic triple decker at 26 Ames Street in Worcester, Massachusetts. When the building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990, it was noted for its Colonial Revival styling, including porches supported by Tuscan columns and banded decorative shingling between the floors. These details have been lost or obscured by later exterior siding installation. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Worcester, Massachusetts, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1928

Style: Colonial Revival architecture