Landmark Buildings

Buildings that serve as points of reference because their height, siting, distinctive design, use, historic significance, or other feature sets them apart from surrounding buildings. Examples may include churches and town halls.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
3430
Names
landmark buildings
landmark building
buildings, landmark
beeldbepalende gebouwen Dutch
beeldbepalend gebouw Dutch

More Definitions

Buildings that serve as points of reference because their height, siting, distinctive design, use, historic significance, or other feature sets them apart from surrounding buildings. Examples may include churches and town halls.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300008065. The J. Paul Getty Trust.