214 E. 4th Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Saint Paul Union Depot

Address: 214 4th Street
Neighborhood/s: Downtown, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Ramsey County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: 1923
Primary Style: Neoclassical
Historic Function: Rail-related, including depots
Current Function: Apartments/condominiums
Current Function: Restaurants
Other Current Function: Restaurants
Architect or source of design: Charles S. Frost
Material of Exterior Wall Covering: Limestone
Material of Roof: Iron

Downtown Saint Paul Ramsey County

Construction of the Saint Paul Union Depot was begun in 1917, but WWI delayed completion of the project till 1923. At it's peak, 280 passenger trains a day served the depot; the last train left the station in 1971. The Post Office still uses the concourse for shipping and recieving. The building now contains condominiums and restaurants.


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