Edinburgh Commercial Historic District

Also known as: Downtown Edinburgh, 081-181-4100
Roughly bounded by Thompson and Main Sts., the alley N of Main Cross St. and the Conrail RR tracks, Edinburgh, Indiana


Main Cross Street Looking East

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in February 2020



Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 28, 1991
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; American Movement
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Architecture; Commerce; Transportation
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event
Property type
Historic functions
City hall; Theater; Hotel; Meeting hall
Current functions
Professional; Correctional facility; Business; Financial institution; Multiple dwelling; Specialty store; City hall
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1850-1874
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 48
Non-contributing buildings: 5

Update Log 

  • November 10, 2022: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • March 14, 2020: New photos from J.R. Manning
  • March 14, 2020: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated status and added photos