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Erie Armory
Erie, PA National Guard Armory Building.jpg
Erie Armory, September 2012
Erie Armory is located in Pennsylvania
Erie Armory
Location in Pennsylvania
Erie Armory is located in the United States
Erie Armory
Location in the United States
Location 6th and Parade Sts., Erie, Pennsylvania
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1920, 1929
Architect Kuntz, Joseph F.
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Art Deco
MPS Pennsylvania National Guard Armories MPS
NRHP reference No. 89002073
Added to NRHP December 22, 1989

Erie Armory is a historic National Guard armory located at Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania. The original section was built in 1920, and the size doubled with an expansion in 1929. The rectangular building consists of an administration building with attached drill hall in the Colonial Revival style. The building is constructed of brick and features a crenelated parapet. The administration building has a flat roof and drill hall a gable roof. It was designed by noted armory architect Joseph F. Kuntz.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.

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