1819 in architecture
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The year 1819 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.
- Construction of Karlsborg Fortress in Sweden begins.
- Construction of Mikhailovsky Palace in Saint Petersburg begins.
- Sculptural work begins at the Schauspielhaus in Berlin (the modern-day Konzerthaus Berlin), designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel.
Buildings and structures
- Casa de la Guerra, Santa Barbara, USA
- Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Boston, USA, designed by Alexander Parris and Solomon Willard
- Greek-Catholic Church in Giurtelecu Şimleului, Romania (demolished in 1973)
- The Plymouth Athenaeum, England, designed by John Foulston (destroyed in 1941)
- New Théâtre de l'Odéon in Paris, designed by Pierre Thomas Baraguay (opened in September)
- Vartiovuori Observatory, Turku, Finland
- January 20 – Edward Milner, English landscape architect (died 1884)
- February 8 – John Ruskin, English polymath and critic (died 1900)
- May 15 – Alphonse Balat, Belgian architect (died 1895)
- May 20 – Sir Horace Jones, Architect and Surveyor to the City of London (died 1887)
- Approximate date – Francis Fowler, English architect (died 1893)
- January 22 – Gian Antonio Selva, Italian neoclassical architect (born 1751)
- March 13 – Charles Wyatt, English politician and architect (born 1758)
- August 1 – Pierre-Adrien Pâris, French architect, painter and designer (born 1745)
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. January 23, 2007.
- Karttunen H. (1996). Vanhin tiede, Ursa. ISBN 951-9269-83-5 (in Finnish)
- G. C. Boase, Jones, Sir Horace (1819–1887) rev. Valerie Scott, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, 2004 (Subscription required)