1861 in architecture
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The year 1861 in architecture involved some significant architectural event and new buildings.
- Arlington Street Church in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, designed by Arthur Gilman.
- St James the Less, Pimlico, London, designed by George Edmund Street.
- St. Michael's Church, Berlin, designed by August Soller (who is buried here) in 1845 and completed by Richard Lucae (his nephew), Andreas Simons and Martin Gropius.
- Tromsø Cathedral, Norway, designed by Christian Heinrich Grosch.
- Palácio do Grão-Pará, Petrópolis, Brazil, designed by Theodore Marx with de Araújo Porto Alegre.
- Mary Birdsall House in Richmond, Indiana.
- January 6 - Victor Horta, Belgian architect and designer (died 1947)
- April 20 - Hermann Muthesius, German architect and writer on architecture (died 1927)
- July 17 - Horace Field, English architect (died 1948)
- September 2 - Arthur Beresford Pite, English architect (died 1934)
- May 15 - Benjamin Woodward, Irish architect (born 1816)
- October 13 - Sir William Cubitt, English civil engineer (born 1785)