Albany City Hall

Henry Hobson Richardson

A "Romanesque" design

This government building, with the look of a church, is one of the most Romanesque buildings of Richardson's career. The use of light granite and darker stone for the trim is typical in his works. Fenestration is varied with both arched openings and mullioned windows.

The entrance


Details of capitals and carved arches of the entrance portals


The top two registers and details


The tower side of the city hall and a side and front view of the tower

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