Beautiful Alexander Hall at Princeton

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2015-05-07

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Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall is a historic 900-seat Richardsonian Romanesque performance hall at Princeton, University. Construction on Alexander Hall began in 1892 and was completed two years later. The Romanesque building features an exterior of granite and brown sandstone, and a wealth of academically themed stained glass, mosaics, sculptures, and carvings, both inside and out. Alexander Hall is a 900-seat Richardsonian Romanesque assembly hall at Princeton University in Princeton. It was home to both the Princeton University Orchestra and the Princeton Symphony Orchestra. The name honors three generations of members of the Alexander family who served as trustees to the University.

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Alexander hall, Romanesque Architecture, Campus of Princeton University, Princeton University, IVY League, University, Princeton, Mercer County, New Jersey, NJ, Jersey, The Garden State

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