Palladio – the District’s Most Influential Architect?

For all you tourists or D.C. locals looking for a way to stay warm and combat cabin fever over the weekend, this is your

Andrea Palladio Portrait
Andrea Palladio.

last chance to see the Palladio architectural exhibit at the National Building Museum before it closes on Sunday.

So what’s the connection to D.C. history?

Andrea Palladio influenced the designs of numerous public buildings throughout D.C. – including the White House and the U.S. Capitol.

He might be the most influential American architect you’ve never heard of…and he’s not even American.

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