Helena Civic Center

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Algeria Shrine Temple
Algeria Shrine Temple (2012) - Lewis and Clark County, Montana.png
Helena Civic Center is located in Montana
Helena Civic Center
Helena Civic Center is located in USA
Helena Civic Center
Location Neill and Park Aves., Helena, Montana
Coordinates 46°35′43″N 112°2′21″W / 46.59528°N 112.03917°W / 46.59528; -112.03917Coordinates: 46°35′43″N 112°2′21″W / 46.59528°N 112.03917°W / 46.59528; -112.03917
Area 0.9 acres (0.36 ha)
Built 1919
Architect Carsley,G.S.; Haire,C.S.
Architectural style Exotic Revival, Moorish Revival
NRHP Reference # 88000434[1]
Added to NRHP April 14, 1988

The Helena Civic Center (formerly known as Algeria Shrine Temple)[2] is a Moorish Revival building in Helena, Montana that was built in 1919. The building served as a meeting hall for the Algeria Shriners and had civic functions. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places (under the shrine name) in 1988.[1]

The National Register's database records "Historic subfunctions" that include "meeting hall" for the place.[1] Today, the building has a 2,000 seat auditorium and a 15,000 sq. ft. ballroom/exhibition hall. It is currently owned and operated by the City of Helena and available for banquets, craft shows, dances, weddings, trade shows and conferences.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ National Register of Historic Places Montana:Lewis and Clark County
  3. ^ Helena Civic Center

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