Dallas Downtown Historic District

Roughly bounded by Federal, N. St. Paul, Pacific, Harwood, S. Pearl, Commerce, S Ervay, Akard, Commerce and Field, Dallas, Texas

National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 11, 2006
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival
Areas of significance
Commerce; Community Planning and Development; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Business; City hall; Theater; Park; Financial institution; Post office; Plaza
Current functions
Business; City hall; Theater; Park; Religious structure; Financial institution; Plaza
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 67
Non-contributing buildings: 26
Non-contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing sites: 4


Brick (42,459)
Dallas County, Texas (149)
Dallas, Texas (125)
District (10,314)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,280)
Stone (26,162)
Texas (3,611)
Victorian (19,697)
Walter Ahlschlager (1)