National Theater, 704 E. Broad Street
Year Built: 1922
Architectural Style: Italian Renaissance Revival
District: Broad Street
This theater is located outside of the Broad Street Historic District. It features an Italianate exterior with Adamesque interior. C.K. Howell was the architect. The interior plaster work was done by Ferruccio Legnaioli. Historic Richmond and Preservation Virginia purchased and saved the building from demolition in 1989. The National is now a well-known music venue.