Robert C. Weaver Federal Building

Robert C. Weaver Federal Building
Closed to the public.

 

451 7th Street, SW
Washington, DC 20410

 

 

Built in Southwest, Washington DC, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Headquarters was constructed in the mid-1960s when federal government was experiencing rapid growth. In 2000, the building was named in honor of the first HUD Secretary and first African American member of a President’s Cabinet, Robert C. Weaver. Constructed in the Brutalist Style by the preeminent architect Marcel Breuer, the building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

 

Last Reviewed 2016-06-30