Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Union Station



Marker ID: NHC 84
Location: 001 Broadway, Nashville, TN
County: Davidson
Coordinates: N 36° 9.455    W 086° 47.063
  36.15758333    -86.78438333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



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Union Station


Erected by Louisville and Nashville Terminal Company and dedicated Oct. 9, 1900, the Romanesque style building of Bowling Green limestone and Tennessee marble was designed by L&N Chief Engineer Richard Monfort. A monument to the grand days of rail travel, the beloved station was renovated in 1986 into an elegant hotel by Union Station, Ltd.


Erected 1987 by The Historical Commission of Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County.



Notes:

Erected: 1971, Replaced by Marker # 84 in 1999