the world's most visited architecture website
  1. ArchDaily
  2. Articles
  3. Top 10 American Downtowns

Top 10 American Downtowns

Top 10 American Downtowns
Courtesy of Flickr CC License / navets. Used under <a href=''>Creative Commons</a>
Courtesy of Flickr CC License / navets. Used under Creative Commons recently released a compilation of the 10 best downtowns in the USA. Based on a rubric analyzing entertainment, planning, architecture, and green spaces they have come up with a list atypical of the cities typically found at the top of similar lists. Each of the cities on the list has a distinct and unique aura. Starting with Franklin, Tennessee, and topping out with Indianapolis, Indiana at number one, the descriptions of each city are sure to provide ample insight into the inimitable characteristics that warranted their listing within the top 10 downtowns. Be sure to check out projects from the cities on the list here:

  • Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Burlington, Vermont
  • San Antonio, Texas
  • Savannah, Georgia
  • Louisville, Kentucky
  • Fort Worth, Texas
  • Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Eugene, Oregon
  • Franklin, Tennessee
  • About this author

    See more:

    Cite: Tim Winstanley. "Top 10 American Downtowns" 10 Nov 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
    Read comments

    You've started following your first account!

    Did you know?

    You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.