Richmond National Guard Armory (former) – Richmond KY

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Description

From contributor Charles Swaney: “Atypical National Guard Armory, which from the front façade is wider than usual, and which has predominant horizontal concrete bands across the 2nd story.  The roof is flat. A basement is accessed from the rear.” The building is now the Richmond Recreation Center.

Source notes

National Register of Historic Places entry.

Project originally submitted by Charles Swaney on March 27, 2015.
Additional contributions by Ernest Everett Blevins, MFA, May 20, 2019.

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Location Info


321 N. 2nd St and Moberly
Richmond, KY 40475

Coordinates: 37.75111439, -84.29274151520536

One comment on “Richmond National Guard Armory (former) – Richmond KY

  1. Sharon Wilder Perkins

    This building was also a skating rink for years ! I know I skated there from the time I was in the 6th grade until I graduated which was in 1965!

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