Saratoga Springs Visitor Center
Saratoga Springs Visitor Center, November 2010
|Location||297 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, New York|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architect||Ludlow & Peabody;|
|Architectural style||Beaux Arts|
|NRHP Reference #||74001302|
|Added to NRHP||November 20, 1974|
Saratoga Springs Visitor Center, also known as "The Drinkhall," is a historic trolley station located at Saratoga Springs in Saratoga County, New York. It was built in 1915 by the Hudson Valley Railroad as a trolley station and now serves as a visitor center. It consists of four sections. The three-bay, stuccoed central block is flanked by lower 1 1⁄2-story, three-bay wings. The rear section has an open porch that served as the trolley platform. It is constructed of hollow red clay tile and topped by a slate hipped roof. The building features a decorative frieze with arrowhead motifs and decorative panels in the Beaux-Arts style. The interior of the central block features a high barrel vault ceiling.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.
- Doris Manley (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: The Drinkhall". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-12-12. See also: "Accompanying three photos".
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