Soho Historic District

Also known as: Soho Cast Iron Historic District
Roughly bounded by W. Broadway, Houston, Crosby, and Canal Sts., New York, New York


Street View 


Reflecting the second half of the 19th century, this is probably the largest existing group of 19th-century cast-iron facades in the world. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, June 2, 1978

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 29, 1978
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Renaissance; Victorian: Italianate; Federal
Areas of significance
Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Business
Current functions
Single dwelling; Business; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 532
Non-contributing buildings: 20


District (10,321)
Federal (4,582)
Have Street View (43,328)
Italianate (5,079)
National Historic Landmark (2,195)
New York (5,963)
New York County, New York (536)
New York, New York (724)
Renaissance (1,331)
Stone (26,162)
Victorian (19,697)

Update Log 

  • March 3, 2018: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett