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Egyptian Building

1301 E Marshall St, Richmond, VA 23298-5067
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  • Excellent36%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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29 Jan 2017
“Distinguish building among others!”
25 Sep 2016
“Nice building but”
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1301 E Marshall St, Richmond, VA 23298-5067
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Build in 1845, this Egyptian Revival structure is an historic landmark. It is part of the Virginia Commonwealth University (medical school). Located on the corner of Marshall street (between College and N 13th Street), I recommend this detour. Unfortunately I only witness the exterior. I...More

Thank JLC-mtl2015
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

We could only see it from the outside so there is not much more to say really. It is very good detail and a great photo op but cannot cay much more.

Thank lisajlb
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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

The building was so interesting from the outside.However, you can't go in because, it belongs to the medical college.

Thank juliet b
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

It's clean and looks newly renovated, some meeting rooms have a kitchen I think. available for meeting between 9-pm, I'm not sure what else happens in this building.

Thank simplyserious01
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Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

A standout building, nestled by the MCV student education building and hospital. Don't forget to look inside for the hieroglyphics!

Thank 4MidwestFans
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Reviewed 22 March 2014 via mobile

Very cool looking building. Next to the VCU buildings. The best thing is, its quick. Take some pics outside and inside lobby. Very unique and interesting!!

Thank Stanley G
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Reviewed 6 June 2013

This replica of an Egyptian temple is tucked away between Broad St. and the Medical College of Virginia and you have to know about it to go there. It's worth the trip. The beautiful building is surrounded by a cast iron mummy fence, some with...More

4  Thank ELAINE L
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Reviewed 7 May 2013

The Egyptian Building is historic architecture incorporated into the MCV/VCU medical complex; I see this building everytime I visit Massey Cancer Center for physical therapy. Built in 1845, this Egyptian Revival building was once the Medical College of Richmond; then it was called the Egyptian...More

1  Thank MitziHumphrey
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Reviewed 26 October 2012

So unique, and so interesting to see both outside and in the lobby, esp. I have taken family/friends visiting there as one of the places to see in Richmond quite often.

Thank loving-bears
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Reviewed 20 June 2012

The building has many detailed trim paintings and accents.

Thank 1967foodie
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