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National Register of Historic Places listings in Center City, Philadelphia

Location of Center City in Philadelphia

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Center City, Philadelphia.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Center City in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in an online map.[1]

There are 567 properties and districts listed on the National Register in Philadelphia, including 67 National Historic Landmarks. Center City includes 148 of these properties and districts, including 34 National Historic Landmarks; the city's remaining properties and districts are listed elsewhere. Ten historic districts cover almost half of Center City including essentially all the area between the Schuylkill and Delaware Rivers from Chestnut Street on the north to Locust Street on the south. Five other properties in Center City were once listed but have been removed.

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Current listingsEdit

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Neighborhood[4] Description
1 1616 Walnut Street Building October 17, 1983
(#83004247)
1616 Walnut Street
39°56′59″N 75°10′07″W / 39.9497°N 75.1685°W / 39.9497; -75.1685 (1616 Walnut Street Building)
Rittenhouse Square East
2 1900 Rittenhouse Square Apartments July 26, 1982
(#82003805)
1900 South Rittenhouse Square
39°56′55″N 75°10′22″W / 39.9486°N 75.1728°W / 39.9486; -75.1728 (1900 Rittenhouse Square Apartments)
Rittenhouse Square West
3 Academy of Music October 15, 1966
(#66000674)
Broad and Locust Streets
39°56′53″N 75°09′54″W / 39.9481°N 75.165°W / 39.9481; -75.165 (Academy of Music)
Rittenhouse Square West Napoleon LeBrun, architect
4 Adelphi School September 18, 1978
(#78002441)
1223–1225 Spring Street
39°57′23″N 75°09′36″W / 39.9564°N 75.16°W / 39.9564; -75.16 (Adelphi School)
Chinatown
5 Amalgamated Center December 30, 2008
(#08001269)
2101–2143 South Street
39°56′43″N 75°10′38″W / 39.9453°N 75.1772°W / 39.9453; -75.1772 (Amalgamated Center)
Rittenhouse Square West
6 American Baptist Publication Society June 27, 1980
(#80003607)
1420–1422 Chestnut Street
39°57′03″N 75°09′55″W / 39.9508°N 75.1653°W / 39.9508; -75.1653 (American Baptist Publication Society)
Rittenhouse Square East Frank Miles Day, architect (1896–97).
7 American Philosophical Society Hall October 15, 1966
(#66000675)
104 South 5th Street in Independence Square
39°56′56″N 75°08′59″W / 39.9489°N 75.1497°W / 39.9489; -75.1497 (American Philosophical Society Hall)
Independence Mall
8 Arch Street Meetinghouse May 27, 1971
(#71000716)
302–338 Arch Street
39°57′07″N 75°08′50″W / 39.9519°N 75.1472°W / 39.9519; -75.1472 (Arch Street Meetinghouse)
Independence Mall Designated a National Historic Landmark June 23, 2011
9 Arch Street Opera House June 13, 1978
(#78002442)
1003–1005 Arch Street
39°57′13″N 75°09′25″W / 39.9536°N 75.1569°W / 39.9536; -75.1569 (Arch Street Opera House)
Chinatown Edwin Forrest Durang, architect
10 Arch Street Presbyterian Church May 27, 1971
(#71000717)
1726–1732 Arch Street
39°57′16″N 75°10′11″W / 39.9544°N 75.1697°W / 39.9544; -75.1697 (Arch Street Presbyterian Church)
Logan Square Stephen Decatur Button, architect
11 Athenaeum of Philadelphia February 1, 1972
(#72001144)
219 South 6th Street
39°56′48″N 75°09′06″W / 39.9467°N 75.1517°W / 39.9467; -75.1517 (Athenaeum of Philadelphia)
Washington Square East John Notman, architect
12 Oliver H. Bair Funeral Home November 14, 1982
(#82001542)
1818–1820 Chestnut Street
39°57′06″N 75°10′16″W / 39.9517°N 75.1711°W / 39.9517; -75.1711 (Oliver H. Bair Funeral Home)
Rittenhouse Square East
13 Belgravia Hotel November 14, 1982
(#82001543)
1811 Chestnut Street
39°57′07″N 75°10′15″W / 39.9519°N 75.1708°W / 39.9519; -75.1708 (Belgravia Hotel)
Rittenhouse Square West Samuel Webber, architect
14 Bell Telephone Company Building August 7, 2000
(#00000849)
1827–1835 Arch Street
39°57′20″N 75°10′15″W / 39.9556°N 75.1708°W / 39.9556; -75.1708 (Bell Telephone Company Building)
Logan Square
15 John C. Bell House April 13, 1982
(#82003807)
229 South 22nd Street
39°57′00″N 75°10′39″W / 39.95°N 75.1775°W / 39.95; -75.1775 (John C. Bell House)
Rittenhouse Square West Horace Trumbauer, architect
16 Bellevue Stratford Hotel March 24, 1977
(#77001182)
200 South Broad Street
39°56′57″N 75°09′54″W / 39.9492°N 75.165°W / 39.9492; -75.165 (Bellevue Stratford Hotel)
Rittenhouse Square East G. W. & W. D. Hewitt, architects (1902–04).
17 Benjamin Franklin Hotel April 2, 1982
(#82003808)
822–840 Chestnut Street
39°56′58″N 75°09′19″W / 39.9494°N 75.1553°W / 39.9494; -75.1553 (Benjamin Franklin Hotel)
Market East Horace Trumbauer, architect (1925).
18 Bishop Mackay-Smith House January 25, 1980
(#80003608)
251 South 22nd Street
39°56′57″N 75°10′40″W / 39.9492°N 75.1778°W / 39.9492; -75.1778 (Bishop Mackay-Smith House)
Rittenhouse Square West Theophilus P. Chandler, Jr., architect (1903–04).
19 Board of Education Building August 25, 1983
(#83002266)
21st Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway
39°57′32″N 75°10′28″W / 39.9589°N 75.1744°W / 39.9589; -75.1744 (Board of Education Building)
Logan Square Irwin Thornton Catharine, architect (1930).
20 Boekel Building February 20, 2003
(#03000078)
505–515 Vine Street
39°57′23″N 75°08′54″W / 39.9564°N 75.1483°W / 39.9564; -75.1483 (Boekel Building)
Old City
21 Broad Street Historic District April 6, 1984
(#84003529)
Roughly bounded by Juniper, Cherry, 15th, and Pine Sts.
39°57′03″N 75°09′51″W / 39.9508°N 75.1642°W / 39.9508; -75.1642 (Broad Street Historic District)
Center City
22 Carpenters' Hall April 15, 1970
(#70000552)
310 Chestnut Street
39°56′53″N 75°08′50″W / 39.9481°N 75.1472°W / 39.9481; -75.1472 (Carpenters' Hall)
Independence Mall
23 Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul June 24, 1971
(#71000720)
18th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway
39°57′26″N 75°10′07″W / 39.9572°N 75.1686°W / 39.9572; -75.1686 (Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul)
Logan Square Napoleon LeBrun, architect
24 Center City West Commercial Historic District January 7, 1988
(#87002203)
Roughly bounded by Chestnut, 15th, Walnut, Sansom, and 21st Streets; also roughly bounded by the Center City West Historic District, S. 15th, Locust St., and S. Sydenham St.
39°56′45″N 75°10′20″W / 39.9458°N 75.1722°W / 39.9458; -75.1722 (Center City West Commercial Historic District)
Rittenhouse Square
25 Chateau Crillon Apartment House April 25, 1978
(#78002443)
222 South 19th Street
39°56′57″N 75°10′24″W / 39.9492°N 75.1733°W / 39.9492; -75.1733 (Chateau Crillon Apartment House)
Rittenhouse Square Horace Trumbauer, architect (1928).
26 Christ Church April 15, 1970
(#70000553)
22–26 North 2nd Street
39°57′03″N 75°08′37″W / 39.9508°N 75.1436°W / 39.9508; -75.1436 (Christ Church)
Old City
27 Christ Church Burial Ground June 24, 1971
(#71000062)
5th and Arch Streets
39°57′07″N 75°08′53″W / 39.9519°N 75.1481°W / 39.9519; -75.1481 (Christ Church Burial Ground)
Independence Mall
28 Church of the Holy Trinity February 6, 1973
(#73001660)
19th and Walnut Streets, facing Rittenhouse Square
39°57′01″N 75°10′23″W / 39.9503°N 75.1731°W / 39.9503; -75.1731 (Church of the Holy Trinity)
Rittenhouse Square John Notman, architect
29 Clinton Street Historic District April 26, 1972
(#72001148)
Bounded by 9th, 11th, Pine, and Cypress Streets
39°56′42″N 75°09′31″W / 39.945°N 75.1586°W / 39.945; -75.1586 (Clinton Street Historic District)
Washington Square West
30 College of Physicians of Philadelphia October 6, 2008
(#08001088)
19 South 22nd Street
39°57′12″N 75°10′36″W / 39.9533°N 75.1767°W / 39.9533; -75.1767 (College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
Rittenhouse Square West Cope & Stewardson, architects
31 Edward Drinker Cope House May 15, 1975
(#75001660)
2102 Pine Street
39°56′49″N 75°10′36″W / 39.9469°N 75.1767°W / 39.9469; -75.1767 (Edward Drinker Cope House)
Rittenhouse Square West Frank Furness, architect
32 Drake Hotel September 18, 1978
(#78002446)
1512–1514 Spruce Street
39°56′49″N 75°10′03″W / 39.9469°N 75.1675°W / 39.9469; -75.1675 (Drake Hotel)
Rittenhouse Square East Murphy, Quigley & Co., architects
33 Drexel and Company Building February 8, 1980
(#80003610)
135–143 South 15th Street
39°56′56″N 75°09′56″W / 39.9489°N 75.1656°W / 39.9489; -75.1656 (Drexel and Company Building)
Rittenhouse Square East Horace Trumbauer, architect
34 Drinker's Court May 27, 1971
(#71000723)
236–238 Delancey Street
39°56′36″N 75°08′49″W / 39.9433°N 75.1469°W / 39.9433; -75.1469 (Drinker's Court)
Society Hill
35 Thomas Durham School November 18, 1988
(#88002265)
1600 Lombard Street
39°56′42″N 75°10′08″W / 39.945°N 75.1689°W / 39.945; -75.1689 (Thomas Durham School)
Rittenhouse Square East
36 East Center City Commercial Historic District July 5, 1984
(#84003531)
Roughly bounded by 6th, Juniper, Market and Locust Streets
39°57′05″N 75°09′33″W / 39.9514°N 75.1592°W / 39.9514; -75.1592 (East Center City Commercial Historic District)
Washington Square Boundary changes approved May 24, 2018.
37 Elfreth's Alley Historic District October 15, 1966
(#66000681)
Between 2nd and Front Streets
39°57′10″N 75°08′33″W / 39.9528°N 75.1425°W / 39.9528; -75.1425 (Elfreth's Alley Historic District)
Old City
38 Elks Lodge BPOE No. 2 August 23, 1984
(#84003535)
306–320 North Broad Street
39°57′30″N 75°09′46″W / 39.9583°N 75.1628°W / 39.9583; -75.1628 (Elks Lodge BPOE No. 2)
Callowhill Replaced by a parking lot
39 Equitable Trust Building July 3, 1986
(#86001405)
1405 Locust Street
39°56′54″N 75°09′54″W / 39.9483°N 75.165°W / 39.9483; -75.165 (Equitable Trust Building)
Rittenhouse Square East
40 Estey Hall October 28, 1983
(#83004244)
1701 Walnut Street
39°57′00″N 75°10′09″W / 39.95°N 75.1692°W / 39.95; -75.1692 (Estey Hall)
Rittenhouse Square East Baker & Dallet, architects
41 Wilson Eyre House April 13, 1977
(#77001183)
1003 Spruce Street
39°56′47″N 75°09′29″W / 39.9463°N 75.1581°W / 39.9463; -75.1581 (Wilson Eyre House)
Washington Square West Wilson Eyre, architect
42 Fidelity–Philadelphia Trust Company Building November 27, 1978
(#78002447)
123–151 South Broad Street
39°56′59″N 75°09′49″W / 39.9497°N 75.1636°W / 39.9497; -75.1636 (Fidelity–Philadelphia Trust Company Building)
Market East Zantzinger & Borie, architects
43 First Bank of the United States May 4, 1987
(#87001292)
116 South 3rd Street
39°56′53″N 75°08′47″W / 39.9481°N 75.1464°W / 39.9481; -75.1464 (First Bank of the United States)
Independence Mall
44 First Troop Philadelphia City Cavalry Armory July 24, 2017
(#90000420)
22 S. 23rd St.
39°57′12″N 75°10′43″W / 39.953263°N 75.178518°W / 39.953263; -75.178518 (First Troop Philadelphia City Cavalry Armory)
Rittenhouse Square West
45 First Unitarian Church May 27, 1971
(#71000724)
2121 Chestnut Street
39°57′09″N 75°10′35″W / 39.9525°N 75.1764°W / 39.9525; -75.1764 (First Unitarian Church)
Rittenhouse Square West Frank Furness, architect (1883–86).
46 Franklin Institute August 1, 1979
(#79002319)
15 South 7th Street
39°57′01″N 75°09′07″W / 39.9503°N 75.1519°W / 39.9503; -75.1519 (Franklin Institute)
Independence Mall John Haviland, architect. Now the Atwater Kent Museum.
47 Franklin Institute Science Museum January 3, 1985
(#85000039)
20th St. and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
39°57′29″N 75°10′23″W / 39.958°N 75.173°W / 39.958; -75.173 (Franklin Institute Science Museum)
Logan Square John T. Windrim, architect (1929–31).
48 Franklin Square September 14, 1981
(#81000556)
Race and 6th Streets
39°57′20″N 75°09′03″W / 39.9556°N 75.1508°W / 39.9556; -75.1508 (Franklin Square)
Chinatown
49 Free Quaker Meetinghouse September 22, 1971
(#71000063)
Southwestern corner of 5th and Arch Streets
39°57′09″N 75°08′55″W / 39.9525°N 75.1486°W / 39.9525; -75.1486 (Free Quaker Meetinghouse)
Independence Mall
50 Henry George Birthplace April 1, 1983
(#83002268)
413 South 10th Street
39°56′39″N 75°09′30″W / 39.9442°N 75.1582°W / 39.9442; -75.1582 (Henry George Birthplace)
Washington Square West
51 Girard Group May 6, 1983
(#83002269)
Delaware Avenue and Arch Street
39°57′05″N 75°08′22″W / 39.9514°N 75.1394°W / 39.9514; -75.1394 (Girard Group)
Penn's Landing
52 Globe Ticket Company Building November 1, 1984
(#84000268)
112 North 12th Street
39°57′11″N 75°09′28″W / 39.9531°N 75.1578°W / 39.9531; -75.1578 (Globe Ticket Company Building)
Chinatown Destroyed to build the Pennsylvania Convention Center
53 Harris Building August 31, 2001
(#01000928)
2121–2141 Market Street
39°57′15″N 75°10′34″W / 39.9542°N 75.1761°W / 39.9542; -75.1761 (Harris Building)
Logan Square
54 Head House Square June 19, 1972
(#72001158)
Both sides of the 400 block of South 2nd Street
39°56′34″N 75°08′43″W / 39.9428°N 75.1453°W / 39.9428; -75.1453 (Head House Square)
Society Hill
55 Heywood Chair Factory August 23, 1984
(#84003541)
1010–1014 Race Street
39°57′19″N 75°09′23″W / 39.9553°N 75.1564°W / 39.9553; -75.1564 (Heywood Chair Factory)
Chinatown Willis G. Hale, architect (1892).
56 Hill-Physick House May 27, 1971
(#71000726)
321 South 4th Street
39°56′39″N 75°08′54″W / 39.9443°N 75.1483°W / 39.9443; -75.1483 (Hill-Physick House)
Society Hill
57 Hockley Row April 21, 1983
(#83002272)
237–241 South 21st Street, 2049 Locust Street
39°56′59″N 75°10′35″W / 39.9497°N 75.1764°W / 39.9497; -75.1764 (Hockley Row)
Rittenhouse Square West Frank Furness, architect (1875).
58 A.J. Holman and Company May 17, 1984
(#84003544)
1222–1226 Arch Street
39°57′14″N 75°09′38″W / 39.9539°N 75.1606°W / 39.9539; -75.1606 (A.J. Holman and Company)
Chinatown
59 Houses at 2000–2018 Delancey Street April 22, 1982
(#82003809)
2000–2018 Delancey Street
39°56′51″N 75°10′33″W / 39.9475°N 75.1758°W / 39.9475; -75.1758 (Houses at 2000–2018 Delancey Street)
Rittenhouse Square West
60 Independence National Historical Park October 15, 1966
(#66000683)
Bounded by Walnut, 6th, Chestnut, and 2nd Streets
39°56′52″N 75°08′53″W / 39.9478°N 75.1481°W / 39.9478; -75.1481 (Independence National Historical Park)
Independence Mall
61 Insurance Company of North America Building June 2, 1978
(#78002449)
1600 Arch Street
39°57′16″N 75°10′02″W / 39.9544°N 75.1672°W / 39.9544; -75.1672 (Insurance Company of North America Building)
Logan Square
62 Horace Jayne House July 22, 1982
(#82003810)
320 South 19th Street
39°56′50″N 75°10′23″W / 39.9472°N 75.1731°W / 39.9472; -75.1731 (Horace Jayne House)
Rittenhouse Square West Frank Furness, architect (1895)
63 Juvenile and Domestic Branches of the Municipal Court March 31, 2014
(#14000097)
1801 Vine St.
39°57′34″N 75°10′10″W / 39.959384°N 75.169478°W / 39.959384; -75.169478 (Juvenile and Domestic Branches of the Municipal Court)
Logan Square
64 Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial December 18, 1970
(#70000068)
301 Pine Street
39°56′36″N 75°08′51″W / 39.9433°N 75.1475°W / 39.9433; -75.1475 (Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial)
Society Hill
65 Land Title Building December 15, 1978
(#78002450)
1400 Chestnut Street
39°57′01″N 75°09′52″W / 39.9503°N 75.1644°W / 39.9503; -75.1644 (Land Title Building)
Market East Daniel Burnham (1897–1898), Horace Trumbauer (1902), architects.
66 Larkin-Belber Building February 27, 2003
(#03000077)
2200–2218 Arch Street
39°57′21″N 75°10′36″W / 39.9557°N 75.1767°W / 39.9557; -75.1767 (Larkin-Belber Building)
Logan Square
67 Dr. Joseph Leidy House December 4, 1980
(#80003613)
1319 Locust Street
39°56′52″N 75°09′50″W / 39.9478°N 75.1639°W / 39.9478; -75.1639 (Dr. Joseph Leidy House)
Washington Square West Wilson Eyre, architect
68 J. Peter Lesley House October 12, 1994
(#94001646)
1008 Clinton Street
39°56′43″N 75°09′31″W / 39.9453°N 75.1586°W / 39.9453; -75.1586 (J. Peter Lesley House)
Washington Square West
69 Lits Department Store May 15, 1979
(#79002322)
Market Street between 7th and 8th Streets
39°57′05″N 75°09′10″W / 39.9514°N 75.1528°W / 39.9514; -75.1528 (Lits Department Store)
Independence Mall
70 Logan Square September 14, 1981
(#81000555)
18th and Race Streets
39°57′28″N 75°10′15″W / 39.9578°N 75.1708°W / 39.9578; -75.1708 (Logan Square)
Logan Square Eyre & McIlvaine, architects. Alexander Stirling Calder, sculptor
71 Mask and Wig Club of the University of Pennsylvania November 20, 1979
(#79002323)
310 South Quince Street
39°56′46″N 75°09′37″W / 39.946°N 75.1604°W / 39.946; -75.1604 (Mask and Wig Club of the University of Pennsylvania)
Washington Square West Wilson Eyre, architect
72 Masonic Temple May 27, 1971
(#71000727)
1 North Broad Street
39°57′13″N 75°09′46″W / 39.9536°N 75.1628°W / 39.9536; -75.1628 (Masonic Temple)
Market East James H. Windrim, architect (1868–73).
73 Francis McIlvain House November 20, 1979
(#79002324)
1924 Arch Street
39°57′19″N 75°10′20″W / 39.9553°N 75.1722°W / 39.9553; -75.1722 (Francis McIlvain House)
Logan Square
74 Merchants' Exchange Building August 7, 2001
(#01001047)
143 South 3rd Street
39°56′50″N 75°08′46″W / 39.9472°N 75.1461°W / 39.9472; -75.1461 (Merchants' Exchange Building)
Independence Mall William Strickland, architect
75 Mikveh Israel Cemetery June 24, 1971
(#71000061)
Northwestern corner of Spruce and Darien Streets
39°56′46″N 75°09′21″W / 39.9461°N 75.1557°W / 39.9461; -75.1557 (Mikveh Israel Cemetery)
Washington Square West
76 Clarence B. Moore House May 8, 1973
(#73001664)
1321 Locust Street
39°56′54″N 75°09′53″W / 39.9482°N 75.1646°W / 39.9482; -75.1646 (Clarence B. Moore House)
Washington Square West Wilson Eyre, architect
77 Mother Bethel A.M.E. Church March 16, 1972
(#72001166)
419 South 6th Street
39°56′35″N 75°09′09″W / 39.9431°N 75.1525°W / 39.9431; -75.1525 (Mother Bethel A.M.E. Church)
Society Hill
78 Musical Fund Hall March 11, 1971
(#71000730)
808 Locust Street
39°56′49″N 75°09′18″W / 39.9469°N 75.155°W / 39.9469; -75.155 (Musical Fund Hall)
Washington Square West William Strickland, architect of alterations into concert hall.
79 Neill-Mauran House June 30, 1980
(#80003614)
315–317 South 22nd Street
39°56′53″N 75°10′40″W / 39.9481°N 75.1778°W / 39.9481; -75.1778 (Neill-Mauran House)
Rittenhouse Square West Wilson Eyre, architect
80 New Century Guild November 4, 1993
(#93001611)
1307 Locust Street
39°56′49″N 75°09′46″W / 39.9469°N 75.1628°W / 39.9469; -75.1628 (New Century Guild)
Washington Square West
81 New Market November 13, 1966
(#66000686)
South 2nd Street, between Pine and Lombard Streets
39°56′35″N 75°08′43″W / 39.9431°N 75.1453°W / 39.9431; -75.1453 (New Market)
Society Hill Includes oldest firehouse in US (1804)
82 New York Mutual Life Insurance Company Building June 6, 1980
(#80003615)
1001–1005 Chestnut Street
39°57′01″N 75°09′26″W / 39.9503°N 75.1572°W / 39.9503; -75.1572 (New York Mutual Life Insurance Company Building)
Market East Henry Fernbach, architect (1873–75).
83 Old City Historic District May 5, 1972
(#72000093)
Old city area including parts of Washington Square East Development Area and Franklin Square East Development Area
39°56′58″N 75°08′44″W / 39.9494°N 75.1456°W / 39.9494; -75.1456 (Old City Historic District)
Old City
84 Old Federal Reserve Bank June 28, 1979
(#79002325)
925 Chestnut Street
39°57′01″N 75°09′24″W / 39.9503°N 75.1567°W / 39.9503; -75.1567 (Old Federal Reserve Bank)
Market East Paul Cret, architect
85 Packard Motor Corporation Building February 8, 1980
(#80003616)
317–321 North Broad Street
39°57′31″N 75°09′41″W / 39.9586°N 75.1614°W / 39.9586; -75.1614 (Packard Motor Corporation Building)
Callowhill Albert Kahn, architect (1910).
86 Park Towne Place December 15, 2011
(#11000926)
2200 Park Towne Place
39°57′40″N 75°10′39″W / 39.961062°N 75.177524°W / 39.961062; -75.177524 (Park Towne Place)
Logan Square Louis I. Kahn, architect
87 Penn Towers December 12, 2012
(#12001045)
1815 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
39°57′16″N 75°10′14″W / 39.954444°N 75.170556°W / 39.954444; -75.170556 (Penn Towers)
Logan Square
88 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts May 27, 1971
(#71000731)
Southwestern corner of Broad and Cherry Streets
39°57′19″N 75°09′48″W / 39.9553°N 75.1633°W / 39.9553; -75.1633 (Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts)
Hahnemann Furness & Hewitt, architects (1871–76).
89 Pennsylvania Hospital October 15, 1966
(#66000688)
8th and Spruce Streets
39°56′41″N 75°09′21″W / 39.9447°N 75.1558°W / 39.9447; -75.1558 (Pennsylvania Hospital)
Washington Square West
90 Philadelphia City Hall December 8, 1976
(#76001666)
Penn Square, Broad and Market Streets
39°57′08″N 75°09′49″W / 39.9522°N 75.1636°W / 39.9522; -75.1636 (Philadelphia City Hall)
Market East John McArthur, Jr. (1874–1901), architect
91 Philadelphia College of Art May 27, 1971
(#71000733)
Northwestern corner of Broad and Pine Streets
39°56′46″N 75°09′56″W / 39.946°N 75.1656°W / 39.946; -75.1656 (Philadelphia College of Art)
Rittenhouse Square East John Haviland, architect (1824–26). Frank Furness, architect of addition (1874–75).
92 Philadelphia Contributionship May 27, 1971
(#71000732)
212 South 4th Street
39°56′48″N 75°08′54″W / 39.9468°N 75.1482°W / 39.9468; -75.1482 (Philadelphia Contributionship)
Society Hill
93 Philadelphia Racquet Club August 1, 1979
(#79002326)
213–225 South 16th Street
39°56′56″N 75°10′05″W / 39.9489°N 75.1681°W / 39.9489; -75.1681 (Philadelphia Racquet Club)
Rittenhouse Square East Horace Trumbauer, architect
94 Philadelphia Savings Fund Society Building December 8, 1976
(#76001667)
Southwestern corner of Market and 12th Streets
39°57′06″N 75°09′38″W / 39.9517°N 75.1606°W / 39.9517; -75.1606 (Philadelphia Savings Fund Society Building)
Market East George Howe and William Lescaze, architects
95 Philadelphia School of Occupational Therapy June 13, 2003
(#03000528)
419 South 19th Street
39°56′45″N 75°10′23″W / 39.9458°N 75.1731°W / 39.9458; -75.1731 (Philadelphia School of Occupational Therapy)
Rittenhouse Square West
96 Philadelphia Stock Exchange August 31, 1982
(#82003812)
1409–1411 Walnut Street
39°56′59″N 75°09′54″W / 39.949662°N 75.164899°W / 39.949662; -75.164899 (Philadelphia Stock Exchange)
Rittenhouse Square East Horace Trumbauer, architects
97 Physicians and Dentists Building November 5, 1987
(#87001968)
1831–1833 Chestnut Street
39°57′07″N 75°10′17″W / 39.9519°N 75.1715°W / 39.9519; -75.1715 (Physicians and Dentists Building)
Rittenhouse Square West Wilson Brothers & Company, architects
98 Pitcairn Building January 7, 1988
(#87002209)
1027 Arch Street
39°57′14″N 75°09′27″W / 39.9539°N 75.1575°W / 39.9539; -75.1575 (Pitcairn Building)
Chinatown G. W. & W. D. Hewitt, architects
99 Plays and Players March 14, 1973
(#73001665)
1714 Delancey Street
39°56′49″N 75°10′14″W / 39.9469°N 75.1706°W / 39.9469; -75.1706 (Plays and Players)
Rittenhouse Square East
100 Portico Row December 16, 1977
(#77001189)
900–930 Spruce Street
39°56′45″N 75°09′29″W / 39.9458°N 75.1581°W / 39.9458; -75.1581 (Portico Row)
Washington Square West Thomas U. Walter, architect
101 Princeton Club December 4, 1980
(#80003617)
1221–1223 Locust Street
39°56′53″N 75°09′41″W / 39.9481°N 75.1614°W / 39.9481; -75.1614 (Princeton Club)
Washington Square West Frank Furness, architect of 1223 Locust (1890). Lindley Johnson, architect of 1221 Locust (1891)
102 Race Street Friends Meetinghouse November 4, 1993
(#93001610)
1515 Cherry Street
39°57′21″N 75°09′54″W / 39.9558°N 75.1651°W / 39.9558; -75.1651 (Race Street Friends Meetinghouse)
Hahnemann
103 Rafsnyder-Welsh House February 14, 1980
(#80003618)
1923 Spruce Street
39°56′53″N 75°10′27″W / 39.9481°N 75.1742°W / 39.9481; -75.1742 (Rafsnyder-Welsh House)
Rittenhouse Square East
104 Ramcat Historic District January 8, 1986
(#86000055)
Roughly bounded by Market, 23rd, and Bainbridge Streets, and railroad yards
39°56′55″N 75°10′54″W / 39.9486°N 75.1817°W / 39.9486; -75.1817 (Ramcat Historic District)
Rittenhouse Square West
105 J. Sylvester Ramsey School December 1, 1986
(#86003322)
Pine and Quince Streets
39°56′42″N 75°09′37″W / 39.9451°N 75.1604°W / 39.9451; -75.1604 (J. Sylvester Ramsey School)
Washington Square West Destroyed see old photo at [1]
106 Reading Terminal and Trainshed June 30, 1972
(#72001170)
1115–1141 Market Street
39°57′08″N 75°09′33″W / 39.9522°N 75.1592°W / 39.9522; -75.1592 (Reading Terminal and Trainshed)
Center City Francis H. Kimball and Wilson Brothers & Company, architects
107 Reynolds-Morris House December 24, 1967
(#67000020)
225 South 8th Street
39°56′51″N 75°09′15″W / 39.9474°N 75.1543°W / 39.9474; -75.1543 (Reynolds-Morris House)
Society Hill
108 Ringgold Place August 29, 1978
(#78002453)
1900 block of Waverly Street
39°56′46″N 75°10′28″W / 39.9461°N 75.1744°W / 39.9461; -75.1744 (Ringgold Place)
Rittenhouse Square West
109 Rittenhouse Historic District August 25, 1983
(#83002277)
Roughly bounded by Waverly, 15th, Sanson, Ludlow, 23rd, and 25th Streets; also roughly bounded by the Center City West Historic District, South Twenty-first Street, the original Rittenhouse Historic District, and South Seventeenth Street
39°56′54″N 75°10′15″W / 39.9483°N 75.1708°W / 39.9483; -75.1708 (Rittenhouse Historic District)
Rittenhouse Square Second set of boundaries represents a boundary increase of December 27, 2010
110 Rittenhouse Square September 14, 1981
(#81000557)
Rittenhouse Square and 18th Street
39°56′57″N 75°10′20″W / 39.9492°N 75.1722°W / 39.9492; -75.1722 (Rittenhouse Square)
Rittenhouse Square
111 Roberts-Quay House November 13, 1976
(#76001668)
1035–1037 Spruce Street
39°56′47″N 75°09′35″W / 39.9464°N 75.1597°W / 39.9464; -75.1597 (Roberts-Quay House)
Washington Square West
112 Rohm and Haas Corporate Headquarters February 9, 2007
(#07000031)
100 Independence Mall West
39°57′01″N 75°09′05″W / 39.9503°N 75.1514°W / 39.9503; -75.1514 (Rohm and Haas Corporate Headquarters)
Independence Mall
113 St. Augustine's Catholic Church June 15, 1976
(#76001670)
4th and New Streets
39°57′20″N 75°08′47″W / 39.9556°N 75.1464°W / 39.9556; -75.1464 (St. Augustine's Catholic Church)
Old City Napoleon LeBrun, architect
114 St. Clement's Protestant Episcopal Church November 20, 1970
(#70000555)
Southwestern corner of 20th and Cherry Streets
39°57′23″N 75°10′23″W / 39.9564°N 75.1731°W / 39.9564; -75.1731 (St. Clement's Protestant Episcopal Church)
Logan Square John Notman, architect
115 St. George's Methodist Church May 27, 1971
(#71000064)
324 New Street
39°57′19″N 75°08′46″W / 39.9553°N 75.146°W / 39.9553; -75.146 (St. George's Methodist Church)
Old City
116 St. James Hotel November 13, 1976
(#76001671)
1226–1232 Walnut Street
39°56′56″N 75°09′43″W / 39.9489°N 75.1619°W / 39.9489; -75.1619 (St. James Hotel)
Rittenhouse Square West Horace Trumbauer, architect (1901)
117 St. Mark's Episcopal Church April 19, 1982
(#82003815)
1607–1627 Locust Street
39°56′56″N 75°10′07″W / 39.9489°N 75.1686°W / 39.9489; -75.1686 (St. Mark's Episcopal Church)
Rittenhouse Square East John Notman, architect
118 St. Peter's Church June 18, 1996
(#96000969)
Junction of 3rd and Pine Streets
39°56′35″N 75°08′52″W / 39.9431°N 75.1478°W / 39.9431; -75.1478 (St. Peter's Church)
Society Hill
119 St. Stephen's Episcopal Church June 4, 1979
(#79002329)
19 South 10th Street
39°57′03″N 75°09′24″W / 39.9508°N 75.1567°W / 39.9508; -75.1567 (St. Stephen's Episcopal Church)
Market East William Strickland, architect
120 Second Bank of the United States May 4, 1987
(#87001293)
420 Chestnut Street
39°56′55″N 75°08′54″W / 39.9486°N 75.1483°W / 39.9486; -75.1483 (Second Bank of the United States)
Independence Mall William Strickland, architect
121 Smyth Young Field Company Building December 24, 1992
(#92001720)
1216–1220 Arch Street
39°57′14″N 75°09′37″W / 39.9539°N 75.1603°W / 39.9539; -75.1603 (Smyth Young Field Company Building)
Chinatown
122 Social Service Building February 20, 2002
(#02000063)
311 South Juniper Street
39°56′46″N 75°09′49″W / 39.9461°N 75.1636°W / 39.9461; -75.1636 (Social Service Building)
Washington Square West Horace Trumbauer, architect
123 Society Hill Historic District June 23, 1971
(#71000065)
Bounded on the north by Walnut St., on the south by Lombard St., on the east by the pier line of the Delaware River, and on the west by 8th
39°56′42″N 75°08′58″W / 39.945°N 75.1494°W / 39.945; -75.1494 (Society Hill Historic District)
Society Hill
124 Solomon House August 24, 1978
(#78002454)
130–132 South 17th Street
39°57′02″N 75°10′09″W / 39.9506°N 75.1692°W / 39.9506; -75.1692 (Solomon House)
Market East Frank Furness, architect (1887).
125 John Stewart Houses November 20, 1979
(#79002330)
1020–1028 Spruce Street
39°56′46″N 75°09′32″W / 39.9461°N 75.1588°W / 39.9461; -75.1588 (John Stewart Houses)
Washington Square West
126 William Strickland Row September 14, 1977
(#77001192)
215–227 South 9th Street
39°56′51″N 75°09′21″W / 39.9474°N 75.1558°W / 39.9474; -75.1558 (William Strickland Row)
Washington Square West William Strickland, architect
127 Suburban Station Building September 5, 1985
(#85001962)
1617 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
39°57′15″N 75°10′03″W / 39.9542°N 75.1675°W / 39.9542; -75.1675 (Suburban Station Building)
Penn Center
128 Thomas Sully Residence October 15, 1966
(#66000691)
530 Spruce Street
39°56′42″N 75°09′05″W / 39.945°N 75.1514°W / 39.945; -75.1514 (Thomas Sully Residence)
Society Hill
129 Sun Oil Building August 25, 1983
(#83002280)
1608–1610 Walnut Street
39°56′59″N 75°10′05″W / 39.9497°N 75.1681°W / 39.9497; -75.1681 (Sun Oil Building)
Rittenhouse Square East
130 The Touraine April 7, 1982
(#82003816)
1520 Spruce Street
39°56′50″N 75°10′03″W / 39.9472°N 75.1676°W / 39.9472; -75.1676 (The Touraine)
Rittenhouse Square East
131 Union League of Philadelphia June 22, 1979
(#79002331)
140 South Broad Street
39°56′57″N 75°09′52″W / 39.9492°N 75.1644°W / 39.9492; -75.1644 (Union League of Philadelphia)
Rittenhouse Square East John Fraser, architect
132 United States Custom House May 25, 2011
(#11000310)
200 Chestnut St.
39°56′53″N 75°08′40″W / 39.9481°N 75.1444°W / 39.9481; -75.1444 (United States Custom House)
Independence Mall
133 US Court House and Post Office Building October 19, 1990
(#90001540)
900 Market St.[5]
39°57′04″N 75°09′20″W / 39.9511°N 75.1556°W / 39.9511; -75.1556 (US Court House and Post Office Building)
Market East
134 USS BECUNA (SS–319) August 29, 1978
(#78002458)
Penn's Landing, Delaware Avenue, and Spruce Street
39°56′36″N 75°08′29″W / 39.9433°N 75.1413°W / 39.9433; -75.1413 (USS BECUNA (SS–319))
Penn's Landing
135 U.S.S. OLYMPIA October 15, 1966
(#66000692)
Pier 40 at foot of Chestnut Street
39°56′36″N 75°08′28″W / 39.9433°N 75.141°W / 39.9433; -75.141 (U.S.S. OLYMPIA)
Penn's Landing
136 Walnut-Chancellor Historic District December 1, 1980
(#80003605)
20th-21st, Walnut and Chancellor Streets
39°57′02″N 75°10′33″W / 39.9506°N 75.1758°W / 39.9506; -75.1758 (Walnut-Chancellor Historic District)
Rittenhouse Square West
137 Walnut Street Theatre October 15, 1966
(#66000693)
9th and Walnut Streets
39°56′54″N 75°09′20″W / 39.9483°N 75.1556°W / 39.9483; -75.1556 (Walnut Street Theatre)
Washington Square West John Haviland, architect
138 John Wanamaker Store June 2, 1978
(#78002459)
Juniper and Market Streets
39°57′06″N 75°09′44″W / 39.9518°N 75.1621°W / 39.9518; -75.1621 (John Wanamaker Store)
Market East Daniel Burnham, architect
139 Warburton House August 22, 2002
(#02000890)
1929 Sansom Street
39°57′05″N 75°10′24″W / 39.9514°N 75.1733°W / 39.9514; -75.1733 (Warburton House)
Rittenhouse Square East
140 The Warwick August 10, 1978
(#78002460)
1701 Locust Street
39°56′56″N 75°10′10″W / 39.9489°N 75.1694°W / 39.9489; -75.1694 (The Warwick)
Rittenhouse Square East
141 Washington Square September 14, 1981
(#81000558)
Locust and 6th Streets
39°56′49″N 75°09′10″W / 39.9469°N 75.1528°W / 39.9469; -75.1528 (Washington Square)
Independence Mall
142 Washington Square West Historic District September 20, 1984
(#84003563)
Roughly bounded by 8th, Locust, Broad, and Lombard Streets
39°56′44″N 75°09′40″W / 39.9456°N 75.1611°W / 39.9456; -75.1611 (Washington Square West Historic District)
Washington Square West
143 Waverly Garage April 17, 2018
(#100002343)
414-422 S 16th St.
39°56′44″N 75°10′06″W / 39.945487°N 75.168451°W / 39.945487; -75.168451 (Waverly Garage)
144 WCAU Studios January 27, 1983
(#83002281)
1618–1622 Chestnut Street
39°57′04″N 75°10′05″W / 39.9511°N 75.1681°W / 39.9511; -75.1681 (WCAU Studios)
Rittenhouse Square East
145 Wesley AME Zion Church December 1, 1978
(#78002461)
1500 Lombard Street
39°56′41″N 75°10′02″W / 39.9447°N 75.1672°W / 39.9447; -75.1672 (Wesley AME Zion Church)
Rittenhouse Square East
146 Wesley Building May 10, 1984
(#84003581)
1701–1709 Arch Street
39°57′18″N 75°10′06″W / 39.955°N 75.1682°W / 39.955; -75.1682 (Wesley Building)
Logan Square
147 Witherspoon Building September 18, 1978
(#78002462)
1319–1323 Walnut Street
39°56′58″N 75°09′48″W / 39.9494°N 75.1633°W / 39.9494; -75.1633 (Witherspoon Building)
Market East Joseph Miller Huston, architect (1895–97).
148 Young Men's Christian Association December 2, 1980
(#80003624)
115 North 15th Street
39°57′18″N 75°09′53″W / 39.9551°N 75.1646°W / 39.9551; -75.1646 (Young Men's Christian Association)
Hahnemann

Former listingsEdit

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listedDate removed Location City or town Summary
1 Jayne Estate Building April 30, 1987
(#87000648)
January 18, 2011 2–16 Vine Street
39°57′19″N 75°08′23″W / 39.9553°N 75.1397°W / 39.9553; -75.1397 (Jayne Estate Building)
Penn's Landing Demolished
2 Gilbert Building July 17, 1986
(#86001688)
January 18, 2011 1315–1329 Cherry Street
39°57′19″N 75°09′42″W / 39.9553°N 75.1617°W / 39.9553; -75.1617 (Gilbert Building)
Chinatown Demolished for the Pennsylvania Convention Center expansion
3 Harrison Building Unspecified
(#83002271)
June 27, 1986 1001–1023 Filbert Street
39°57′09″N 75°09′25″W / 39.9525°N 75.1569°W / 39.9525; -75.1569 (Harrison Building)
Market East Cope & Stewardson, architects; demolished, now the site of the Greyhound Bus terminal
4 Joseph Sims House November 14, 1977
(#77001191)
Unknown 228 S. 9th St.
Philadelphia
5 Walter M. Steppacher and Brother Shirt Factory March 18, 2004
(#04000193)
January 18, 2011 146–150 North 13th Street
39°57′20″N 75°09′39″W / 39.9556°N 75.1608°W / 39.9556; -75.1608 (Walter M. Steppacher and Brother Shirt Factory)
Chinatown Demolished for the Pennsylvania Convention Center expansion
6 Twelfth Street Meetinghouse Unknown
(#74002334)
1974 20 S. 12th St.
Center City, Philadelphia Delisted after being dismantled and relocated to Newtown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
7 John Wanamaker House 1978
(#78003441)
1978 2032 Walnut Street
39°57′01″N 75°10′33″W / 39.9503°N 75.1758°W / 39.9503; -75.1758 (John Wanamaker House)
Rittenhouse Square Theophilus P. Chandler, Jr., architect. Demolished following a fire; the facade survives.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ a b Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  3. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  4. ^ "The Political and Community Service Boundaries of Philadelphia" (PDF). Philadelphia City Planning Commission. June 2004. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-03-07.
  5. ^ "Pennsylvania Federal Buildings". U.S. General Services Administration. Retrieved April 7, 2016.