You are here
Senior Citizens Activity Center (La Grange Casino Hall)
The La Grange Casino Society, a German social club, constructed this building for a school with their hall and theater on the second floor. The Casino Society lasted only three years, however, and the two-story Italianate masonry building served as the high school until 1923 and, subsequently, such civic functions as the city hall and the volunteer fire department. A proposed rehabilitation (c. 2011, BBA Architects) will reconstruct the missing columned porch and pediment on the north facade facing the railroad tracks.
If SAH Archipedia has been useful to you, please consider supporting it.
SAH Archipedia tells the story of the United States through its buildings, landscapes, and cities. This freely available resource empowers the public with authoritative knowledge that deepens their understanding and appreciation of the built environment. But the Society of Architectural Historians, which created SAH Archipedia with University of Virginia Press, needs your support to maintain the high-caliber research, writing, photography, cartography, editing, design, and programming that make SAH Archipedia a trusted online resource available to all who value the history of place, heritage tourism, and learning.