Keith Building

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Keith Building
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The Keith Building with Cleveland State University's Levin College of Urban Affairs building in foreground
Alternative names B.F. Keith Theatre Building
General information
Type Commercial offices
Architectural style Beaux-Arts
Location 1621 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio
Coordinates 41°30′05″N 81°40′49″W / 41.501286°N 81.680284°W / 41.501286; -81.680284Coordinates: 41°30′05″N 81°40′49″W / 41.501286°N 81.680284°W / 41.501286; -81.680284
Completed 1922
Roof 83 m (272 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 22
Design and construction
Architect Rapp & Rapp

The Keith Building is a skyscraper in downtown Cleveland, Ohio. At the time of its construction in 1922, it was the tallest building in Cleveland,[4] and currently stands as the 24th-tallest. Owner Edward Albee II named it in memory of B. F. Keith, his former business partner.[4] The Keith Building houses the Palace Theater, Playhouse Square Center's second-largest theater, and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[citation needed]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Keith Building at Emporis
  2. ^ Keith Building at SkyscraperPage
  3. ^ Keith Building at Structurae
  4. ^ a b "Palace Theater". Cleveland Historical. Retrieved April 18, 2012. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Keith Building at Wikimedia Commons