Union Station

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Montgomery, AL
inter-city rail station
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Union Station Montgomery, circa 1900.
LocationMontgomery, Alabama
USA
History
Opened1898
Closed1979
Former services
Preceding station BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak Following station
Dothan Floridian Birmingham
toward Chicago
Greenville
toward Mobile
Gulf Breeze Birmingham
Terminus
Preceding station Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Following station
Terminus Montgomery – Waycross Sprague
toward Waycross
Preceding station Seaboard Air Line Railroad Following station
Terminus Montgomery-Savannah Merry
toward Savannah
Montgomery Union Station and Trainshed
Coordinates32°22′50″N 86°18′51″W / 32.38056°N 86.31417°W / 32.38056; -86.31417Coordinates: 32°22′50″N 86°18′51″W / 32.38056°N 86.31417°W / 32.38056; -86.31417
Built1897
ArchitectBenjamin Bosworth Smith
Architectural styleRomanesque
NRHP reference No.73000368
Significant dates
Added to NRHPJuly 24, 1973[1]
Designated NHLDecember 8, 1976[2]

Montgomery Union Station and Trainshed is a historic former train station in Montgomery, Alabama. Built in 1898 by the Louisville and Nashville Railroad, rail service to the station ended in 1979 and it has since been adapted for use by the Montgomery Area Visitor Center and commercial tenants. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973 and became a National Historic Landmark in 1976.

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. January 23, 2007.
  2. ^ "Montgomery Union Station and Trainshed". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Archived from the original on 2008-01-11. Retrieved 2007-10-24.

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