Brandenburg Gate; Mitte, Berlin

Basics:  Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] Locality: Mitte Borough: Mitte City: Berlin State: Berlin Country: Germany Location: Mitte, Berlin Architect: Carl Gotthard Langhans Artist: Gottfried Schadow Materials: Sandstone Height: 66 Feet Width: 213 Feet Depth: 36 Feet Built: 1791 (original) 1958 (restored damage from WWII) 2002 (restored) One of the most significant…

The Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art; Indianapolis

Basics:  Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] District: White River State Park City: Indianapolis State: Indiana Country: USA Architect: Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf Architects Size: 118,000 SF Type: History Museum Features: Sandstone Facade Pergola Materials: Minnesota Dolomite German Sandstone Year Built: 1982 This beautiful museum evokes the pueblo architecture of the Southwest with…

Allegheny County Courthouse and Old Jail; Downtown Pittsburgh

Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] District: Downtown City: Pittsburgh State: Pennsylvania Country: USA Function: Courthouse Jail Architect: Henry Hobson Richardson Style: Richardsonian Romanesque Features: Sandstone Facade Bell Tower Height: 229 Feet Completed: 1888 Register No.: 73001586 One of the Downtown Pittsburgh's most significant historic buildings, this incredible stone structure has served…

Old Kenyon; Gambier, Ohio

Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] Campus: Kenyon College City: Gambier State: Ohio Country: USA Architects: Bishop Philander Chase Reverend Norman Nash Charles Bulfinch Year Built: 1829 (opened) Style: Gothic Revival Size: 187' Wide 50' Deep Features: Sandstone Facade Register No.: 99001686 This massive stone building is one of the oldest examples…

Alte Nationalgalerie “Old National Gallery” on Museum Island; Berlin, Germany

Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] Locality: Mitte Borough: Mitte City: Berlin State: Berlin Country Germany Designation: UNESCO World Heritage Site (Part of Museum Island) Type: Art Museum Architect: Friedrich August Stüler Style: Neoclassical Features: Colonnade Sandstone Facade Sculpture Facade Completed: 1876 The Alte Nationalgalerie (Old National Gallery) is one of several…

Butler County Courthouse; Butler, Pennsylvania

[caption id="attachment_6933" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] City: Butler State: Pennsylvania Country: USA Use: Courthouse Features: Stone Facade Features: Sandstone Facade Features: Turret Clock Tower Year Built: 1885 Architect: James P. Bailey Style: Gothic Listing: National Register of Historic Places Register No.: 77001132 The Butler…