1886 in architecture
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The year 1886 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.
- Patrick Manogue, Sacramento's first bishop, acquires the land to build the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in the United States, designed by Bryan J. Klinch.
- October 28 - Statue of Liberty, New York City, USA, designed by Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi.
- October 31 - Dom Luís Bridge in Porto, designed by Téophile Seyrig.
- Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines, designed by John C. Cochrane and Alfred H. Piquenard
- National Assembly building in Sofia, designed by Konstantin Jovanović.
- Hotel Cecil, London, United Kingdom, designed by Perry & Reed.
- Oulu City Hall, Finland, designed by Johan Erik Stenberg.
- Royal Gold Medal - Charles Garnier.
- Grand Prix de Rome, architecture: Albert Louvet (First Prize & Second).
- March 27
- July 27 - Ernst May, German architect and city planner (died 1970)
- April 27 - Henry Hobson Richardson, US architect (born 1838)
- November – George Devey, British country house architect (born 1820)
- Diocese of Sacramento: The Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, page 8. Editions Du Signe, 2005.
- [Khan, Yasmin Sabina (2010). Enlightening the World: The Creation of the Statue of Liberty. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press. ISBN 978-0-8014-4851-5. p 176
- "Main building". City of Oulu. Retrieved 13 August 2013.
- Schulze, Franz (1985). Mies Van Der Rohe; A Critical Biography. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, Inc. ISBN 0-226-74059-5.
- Susan Rose Henderson: The work of Ernst May, 1919-1930 - Part 1. 1990
- O'Gorman, James F. (1997). Living Architecture: A Biography of H.H. Richardson. New York: Simon & Schuster. p. 188. ISBN 978-0-684-83618-8.