State Capitol

State Capitol (HMSMR)

Location: Charleston, WV 25311 Kanawha County
Buy West Virginia State flags at Flagstore.com!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at Flagstore.com!

N 38° 20.332', W 81° 36.843'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 453 views
Inscription
Constructed of buff Indiana limestone and lined with Imperial Danby marble from Vermont, the State's Capitol is considered one of the world's superb examples of Italian Renaissance architecture. Designed by the internationally prominent Cass Gilbert and dedicated on June 20, 1932 by Governor William G. Conley as "a monument to West Virginians of yesterday, today, and tomorrow", this magnificent Capitol cost $10,000,000.
Details
HM NumberHMSMR
Tags
Year Placed1985
Placed ByWest Virginia Historic Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 10:25pm PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 446336 N 4243592
Decimal Degrees38.33886667, -81.61405000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 20.332', W 81° 36.843'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 20' 19.92" N, 81° 36' 50.58" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 208-398 Greenbrier St, Charleston WV 25311, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?