Barracks, Virginia Military Institute

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Barracks, Virginia Military Institute
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Barracks at Virginia Military Institute
Barracks, Virginia Military Institute is located in Virginia
Barracks, Virginia Military Institute
Location N edge of Lexington on U.S. 11, Lexington, Virginia
Coordinates 37°47′27″N 79°26′08″W / 37.79083°N 79.43556°W / 37.79083; -79.43556Coordinates: 37°47′27″N 79°26′08″W / 37.79083°N 79.43556°W / 37.79083; -79.43556
Built 1848
Architect Alexander Jackson Davis
Architectural style Gothic Revival
Governing body Virginia Military Institute
NRHP Reference # 66000956
VLR # 117-0007
Significant dates
Added to NRHP October 15, 1966[2]
Designated NHL December 21, 1965[3]
Designated VLR September 9, 1969[1]

Barracks, Virginia Military Institute, also known as Old Barracks is a historic building still in use on the campus of the Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, Virginia. They were designed by architect Alexander Jackson Davis and built in 1848.

The building was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1965.[3]


  1. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 
  2. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  3. ^ a b "Barracks, Virginia Military Institute". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-04-10. 

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