1938 in architecture
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The year 1938 in architecture involved some significant events.
- October 29 - City Hall, Norwich, UK, designed by C. H. James and S. R. Pierce.
- November 14 - Lions Gate Bridge in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
- The Reich Chancellery in Berlin, designed by Albert Speer (rebuilt).
- Metro Theatre, designed by Kaplan and Sprachman, Toronto, Canada.
- Oxford Playhouse, Oxford, UK designed by Sir Edward Maufe.
- Metropolitan Water Board Laboratories, London, designed by Howard Robertson.
- Palace of Fine and Decorative Arts, Treasure Island, San Francisco Bay, California, USA, designed by George W. Kelham and William Peyton Day.
- Palace of Justice, Lima, Peru.
- São Bento Palace, Lisbon, Portugal.
- Construction work begins on Mark Keppel High School in Alhambra, California, designed by Marston & Maybury.
- Lewis Mumford - The Culture of Cities
- AIA Gold Medal - Paul Philippe Cret
- RIBA Royal Gold Medal - Ivar Tengbom
- Grand Prix de Rome, architecture: (unknown)
- April 16 - Wolf Hilbertz, German-born futurist architect, inventor, and marine scientist (died 2007)
- July 10 - Paul Andreu, French airport architect
- July 14 - Moshe Safdie, Israeli/Canadian architect, urban designer, educator, theorist, and author
- November 30 - Andrea Branzi, Italian architect and designer
- February 25 - W. D. Caröe, English-born ecclesiastical architect (born 1857)
- October 30 - Charles Klauder, American architect (born 1872)