Hotel Roanoke

Hotel Roanoke (HM201Z)

Location: Roanoke, VA 24016
Country: United States of America

N 37° 16.445', W 79° 56.376'

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The Hotel Roanoke was built in 1892 by the Norfolk and Western Railroad. Over the next century, despite fire and depression, it became the city's social center. The Tudor Revival building became a beloved landmark for thousands of visitors. Its original 34 rooms had grown to 384 rooms when, in 1989, the N&W donated it to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. After a major renovation and the addition of a conference center, it reopened in 1995. The Hotel Roanoke was listed on the Virginia Landmarks Register in 1995 and the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.
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HM NumberHM201Z
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Year Placed1996
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
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Date Added Sunday, July 23rd, 2017 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 594011 N 4125804
Decimal Degrees37.27408333, -79.93960000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 16.445', W 79° 56.376'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 16' 26.7" N, 79° 56' 22.56" W
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Area Code(s)540
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Market Street Walkway, Roanoke VA 24016, US
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