Cincinnati Music Hall

1243 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio

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Cincinnati Music Hall

Photo taken by Andrew Wood in September 2014

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Description 

Constructed in 1878, this is an early civic center built in Victorian Gothic style, joining a music hall and industrial exhibition halls displaying work of important Cincinnati architect, Samuel Hannaford. It was used for popular 19th-century German-American Singing Festivals. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 2, 1974

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 26, 1970
Reference number
70000496
Architectural style
Victorian: Gothic
Areas of significance
Architecture; Performing Arts
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Auditorium; Music facility
Current functions
Auditorium; Music facility
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant year
1878

Update Log 

  • September 29, 2014: Updated by Andrew Wood: Updated Status
  • July 31, 2010: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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