Sponsored by

Downtown Richmond, Indiana, between North and South A, and 3rd to 10th Streets.
Public Access
Printed Brochure

For a printed copy of this brochure, please contact: VisitRichmond.org.


Original brochure produced by Center City Development Corporation.

Brochure Committee:
 ˇ Lynn L. Johnstone
 ˇ Greg Bottorff
 ˇ Julie Dishman

Special thanks to:
Morrisson-Reeves Library Staff:
 ˇ Sue King, Archivist
 ˇ Doris Ashbrook, Reference Services

Wayne County Historical Museum:
 ˇ Jim Harlan Director

This project was made possible by a grant from the Richmond Urban Enterprise Association.

Reid Hospital & Health Care Services
Morrisson-Reeves Library

Richmond Community Schools

Earlham College

EDC of Wayne Co.

First Bank Richmond


...and all our

blue line
Visit Indiana's
Official Web Site:

blue line
about WayNet.org?

Email WayNet's Director


Home | Directory | News | Discover Wayne County | Find It Fast | Knowledge Center | Things To Do | Find a Member

Historic Architecture Downtown Richmond:
A Walking Tour

Richmond Municipal Building
50 North 5th Street

International Style (1968)

Richmond Municipal Buliding

The Municipal Building was designed by the Richmond firm of R.W. Clinton and Associates. This modern structure with its inverted flared columns, dark glass and a flat roof, introduced a new experience of architecture and surrounding space to the downtown. The cost for the new building was two million dollars. This building replaced a Richardsonian Romanesque Municipal Building that was built in 1886 and designed by John A. Hasecoster.



Note: This is the web-based incarnation of a brochure originally published in 2010.  While the history is still very valuable, other information may no longer be accurate.  Information updated by WayNet will be listed in this maroon color.
**COPYRIGHT NOTICE** for Walking Tour Information: Published in March 2010
In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, any copyrighted work in this article is distributed under fair use without profit or payment to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for non-profit research and educational or criticism purposes only.

Home Directory Top 20 Sponsors

Questions or Comments?  This page hosted by Waynet, Inc. as a public service.

Copyright Š 1997-2012 Waynet, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Spanish: Traducir este Web site al espaņol.  Japanese: 日本語にこのウェブサイトを翻訳しなさい。  Russian: Перевести этот сайт на русском.  German: Diese Web site zum Deutschen übersetzen.