1794 in architecture
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The year 1794 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.
- date unknown - French confectioner Louis Jules Benois, forefather of the Benois family of artists, musicians, and architects, arrives in Russia following the French Revolution.
- Needle of Rijswijk, monument at Forest of Rijswijk, Netherlands
- Fru Haugans Hotel, Mosjøen, Norway
- The second Royal Presidio Chapel at the Presidio of Monterey in Spanish Alta California. The chapel, now known as the Cathedral of San Carlos Borromeo, is the first stone building in the province.
- The Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
- The Radcliffe Observatory building at Oxford, England.
- Mumbles Lighthouse, Swansea, Wales.
- October 26 - Konstantin Thon, official architect of Imperial Russia during the reign of Tsar Nicholas I (died 1881)
- February 23 - James Playfair, Scottish Neoclassical architect (born 1755; consumption)
- February 27 - Jean-Rodolphe Perronet, French architect and structural engineer (born 1708)
- April 10 - Antonio Rinaldi, Italian architect working in Russia (born 1710)
- July 8 - Richard Mique, French Neoclassical architect (born 1728)
- October 20 - James Adam, Scottish architect and furniture designer, brother of Robert Adam (born 1732)
- (Dutch)The Needle of Rijswijk at the municipal website
- "Mumbles". Trinity House. Retrieved April 12, 2011.
- [ http://www.castlehillsberwick.com/playfairexhibition/index_files/Page512.htm Notice in Edinburgh Evening Courant 24th February 1794]. Accessed 9 March 2014
- Higonnet, Patrice, 2002. "Mique, the architect of royal intimacy" in Michael Conon, Bourgeois and Aristocratic Encounters in Garden Art (Dumbarton Oaks)
- Parissien, Steven (1992) Adam Style, Phaidon, ISBN 0-7148-2727-4
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