Library Of Congress
Library Of CongressPublic Domain ArchivePart of PICRYL.com. Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
Topic

visitors centers

1,118 media by topicpage 1 of 12
U.S. Capitol visitor guide : U.S. Capitol Visitor Center : Washington D.C.

U.S. Capitol visitor guide : U.S. Capitol Visitor Center : Washington ...

Each map is a floorplan showing amenities of the underground visitors' center open to tourists and the public. Title from panel. Oriented with north to the right. Includes notes, indexes to "Areas of interest",... more

Kennecott Copper Corporation, NPS Interpretation Building, On Copper River & Northwestern Railroad, Kennicott, Valdez-Cordova Census Area, AK

Kennecott Copper Corporation, NPS Interpretation Building, On Copper R...

Survey number: HAER AK-1-P National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 78003420

Florida Caverns State Park, 3345 Caverns Road, Marianna, Jackson County, FL

Florida Caverns State Park, 3345 Caverns Road, Marianna, Jackson Count...

2014 Entry HALS Challenge: Documenting the Landscapes of the New Deal, Honorable Mention recipient. Significance: Florida Caverns State Park is significant in the early twentieth-century history of Florida as o... more

Edith Farnsworth House, Visitors Center, 14520 River Road, Plano, Kendall County, IL

Edith Farnsworth House, Visitors Center, 14520 River Road, Plano, Kend...

STORED OFF SITE AND ON SITE. mchr Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1602 Survey number: HABS IL-1105-D Building/structure dates: 1997 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: ... more

Philadelphia Zoological Gardens, Entrance Pavilions, Girard Avenue & Thirty-fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Philadelphia Zoological Gardens, Entrance Pavilions, Girard Avenue & T...

See also HABS PA-6211 for additional information. Survey number: HABS PA-1663 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 72001151

Visitors are welcome

Visitors are welcome

Photograph shows a cottage run by Y.W.C.A. erected at the edge of a World War I cemetery, Somme American Cemetery and Memorial, also known as the Bony Cemetery, near St. Quentin, France. Caption on verso indica... more

Rock Creek Nature Center and Planetarium, 5200 Glover Road NW, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Rock Creek Nature Center and Planetarium, 5200 Glover Road NW, Washing...

Significance: Rock Creek Park was established by Congress in 1890. Jurisdiction of the park was transferred to the National Park Service (NPS) in 1933 and, two years later, a small wood-frame caretaker's reside... more

Torrey Pines Lodge, 12500 North Torrey Pines Road, San Diego, San Diego County, CA

Torrey Pines Lodge, 12500 North Torrey Pines Road, San Diego, San Dieg...

Significance: The construction and operation of Torrey Pines Lodge is closely associated with the relationship between early road development and tourism in San Diego. The Pueblo Revival building strategically... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of Saturn Drive, facing Balch Boulevard, Gainesville, Hancock County, MS

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of S...

Significance: The Central Control Building was the location for communications between all systems and structures for the static rocket test firings at the Mississippi Test Operations facility. The structure, w... more

Visitors are welcome

Visitors are welcome

Photograph shows a cottage run by Y.W.C.A. erected at the edge of a World War I cemetery, Somme American Cemetery and Memorial, also known as the Bony Cemetery, near St. Quentin, France. Caption on verso indica... more

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of Saturn Drive, facing Balch Boulevard, Gainesville, Hancock County, MS

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of S...

Significance: The Central Control Building was the location for communications between all systems and structures for the static rocket test firings at the Mississippi Test Operations facility. The structure, w... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Rock Creek Nature Center and Planetarium, 5200 Glover Road NW, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Rock Creek Nature Center and Planetarium, 5200 Glover Road NW, Washing...

Significance: Rock Creek Park was established by Congress in 1890. Jurisdiction of the park was transferred to the National Park Service (NPS) in 1933 and, two years later, a small wood-frame caretaker's reside... more

Torrey Pines Lodge, 12500 North Torrey Pines Road, San Diego, San Diego County, CA

Torrey Pines Lodge, 12500 North Torrey Pines Road, San Diego, San Dieg...

Significance: The construction and operation of Torrey Pines Lodge is closely associated with the relationship between early road development and tourism in San Diego. The Pueblo Revival building strategically... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Rock Creek Nature Center and Planetarium, 5200 Glover Road NW, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Rock Creek Nature Center and Planetarium, 5200 Glover Road NW, Washing...

Significance: Rock Creek Park was established by Congress in 1890. Jurisdiction of the park was transferred to the National Park Service (NPS) in 1933 and, two years later, a small wood-frame caretaker's reside... more

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of Saturn Drive, facing Balch Boulevard, Gainesville, Hancock County, MS

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of S...

Significance: The Central Control Building was the location for communications between all systems and structures for the static rocket test firings at the Mississippi Test Operations facility. The structure, w... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of Saturn Drive, facing Balch Boulevard, Gainesville, Hancock County, MS

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of S...

Significance: The Central Control Building was the location for communications between all systems and structures for the static rocket test firings at the Mississippi Test Operations facility. The structure, w... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Rock Creek Nature Center and Planetarium, 5200 Glover Road NW, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Rock Creek Nature Center and Planetarium, 5200 Glover Road NW, Washing...

Significance: Rock Creek Park was established by Congress in 1890. Jurisdiction of the park was transferred to the National Park Service (NPS) in 1933 and, two years later, a small wood-frame caretaker's reside... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of Saturn Drive, facing Balch Boulevard, Gainesville, Hancock County, MS

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of S...

Significance: The Central Control Building was the location for communications between all systems and structures for the static rocket test firings at the Mississippi Test Operations facility. The structure, w... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of Saturn Drive, facing Balch Boulevard, Gainesville, Hancock County, MS

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of S...

Significance: The Central Control Building was the location for communications between all systems and structures for the static rocket test firings at the Mississippi Test Operations facility. The structure, w... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of Saturn Drive, facing Balch Boulevard, Gainesville, Hancock County, MS

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of S...

Significance: The Central Control Building was the location for communications between all systems and structures for the static rocket test firings at the Mississippi Test Operations facility. The structure, w... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of Saturn Drive, facing Balch Boulevard, Gainesville, Hancock County, MS

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of S...

Significance: The Central Control Building was the location for communications between all systems and structures for the static rocket test firings at the Mississippi Test Operations facility. The structure, w... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of Saturn Drive, facing Balch Boulevard, Gainesville, Hancock County, MS

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of S...

Significance: The Central Control Building was the location for communications between all systems and structures for the static rocket test firings at the Mississippi Test Operations facility. The structure, w... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of Saturn Drive, facing Balch Boulevard, Gainesville, Hancock County, MS

Mississippi Test Operations, Central Control Building, South side of S...

Significance: The Central Control Building was the location for communications between all systems and structures for the static rocket test firings at the Mississippi Test Operations facility. The structure, w... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

Villa Kathrine, 532 Gardner Expressway, Quincy, Adams County, IL

2016 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Villa Kathrine was built in 1900 for W. George Metz, the son of a weathy Quincy, Illinois, businessman. Metz hired Quincy architect George Behrensmeyer to des... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Library Of Congress

The objects in this archive are from Library of Congress - the nation’s first established cultural institution and the largest library in the world, with millions of items including books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library provides Congress, the federal government and the American people with a rich, diverse and enduring source of knowledge to inform, inspire and engage them and support their intellectual and creative endeavors.

Disclaimer: A work of the Library of Congress is "a work prepared by an officer or employee" of the federal government "as part of that person's official duties." In general, under section 105 of the Copyright Act, such works are not entitled to domestic copyright protection under U.S. law and are therefore in the public domain. This website is developed as a part of the world's largest public domain archive, PICRYL.com, and not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress, https://www.picryl.com

Developed by GetArchive, 2015-2021