List of the famous landmarks that make up the Wyoming skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Wyoming architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Wyoming are included on this list. Information about these Wyoming 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 Wyoming and older historic landmarks.
Examples include Old Main and Josiah Kirby House.
This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Wyoming?"This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Wyoming. Famous architectural houses within the city of Wyoming are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
A. V. Quinn House
The A.V. Quinn House, also known as Pine Gables, was built in Evanston, Wyoming in 1883. The Victorian style house is a largely unaltered representative of the Queen Anne style in Evanston. The house was built for Anthony V. Quinn, a local banker who arrived in Evanston in the 1870s. Quinn became a prosperous landowner and a politician in the Wyoming Territory. His wife, Mattie, was involved in the Women's Temperance Movement, and is reputed to haunt the house. The house features a prominent two-story oriel window. The front porch was enclosed in the 1930s. Anthony V. Quinn was born in Illinois in 1831, moving to the California gold fields in 1858. Six years later he worked for Sisson and ...more on Wikipedia
City/Town: Evanston, Wyoming, USA
Style: Victorian architecture
The Atlas Theatre, also known as the Atlas Building, at 213 W. 16th St. in Cheyenne, Wyoming, was dating from 1887 and was built out as a theatre in 1908. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973. It "is located in what has historically been the heart of Cheyenne's downtown business district, " and, at the time of NRHP listing, was "still surrounded by commercial activity". During 1887 to 1908 the upper floors of the three-story building were used for professional offices and the ground floor was a confectionery shop. The theatre was not the first or most extravagant of theatres in Cheyenne; the Capitol Avenue Theatre, built in 1905 "was probably more impressive than ...more on Wikipedia
City/Town: Cheyenne, Wyoming, USAsee more on Atlas Theatre
The Bishop House in Casper, Wyoming was built in 1907. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001. ...more on Wikipedia
City/Town: Casper, Wyoming, USA
Opened: Jan 01 1940
Style: Colonial Revival architecture, American Craftsman
Boeing/United Airlines Terminal Building, Hangar and Fountain
The Boeing United Airlines Terminal, Hangar and Fountain in Cheyenne, Wyoming were built for Boeing Air Transport between 1929 and 1934. The Louis Sullivan-influenced designs form a consistent theme in a time when Cheyenne Municipal Airport was a major air transport facility. The 1930 hangar was designed by Cheyenne architect Frederic Porter, Sr. The 1934 Art Deco fountain was designed as a memorial to early aviation history. The hangar was designed by Fredric Porter, Sr. ...more on Wikipedia
City/Town: Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA
Opened: Jan 01 1929
Style: Art Deco