1829 in architecture
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The year 1829 in architecture involved some significant events.
- The General Post Office building in St Martins-le-Grand in the City of London, designed by Robert Smirke, is completed (replaced c.1912).
- Work begins on the Travellers' Club in London, designed by Charles Barry.
- Hospicio Cabañas in Guadalajara, Mexico, designed by Manuel Tolsá, is completed.
- Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, designed by John Haviland, is opened.
- Construction of the National Monument of Scotland in Edinburgh, designed by Charles Robert Cockerell and William Henry Playfair, is abandoned due to funds being exhausted, leaving only a row of Doric columns supporting the entablature.
- Grand Prix de Rome, architecture: (unknown).
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