Historic Buildings and Monuments

Old Main 5Old Main

Resting on a knoll facing Hal Greer Blvd. and Fourth Ave. in downtown Huntington, “Old Main” is actually a series of five additions joined together between the years 1868 and 1908.

840x770_cMemorial Fountain

Just outside the Memorial Student Center at the heart of the Huntington campus stands the Memorial Fountain—a visible reminder of the 75 lives lost in the Nov. 14, 1970, plane crash.

John Marshall statueJohn Marshall Statue and Bust

The statue and bust, both located near Old Main on the Huntington campus, honor the university’s namesake.


president homePresident’s House

Historically known as the Campbell-Staats House, the Marshall University President’s House is located at 1040 13th Ave. in Huntington.

oneroomsOne-Room Schoolhouse

The circa 1888 one-room schoolhouse was relocated to the Marshall campus in 1995 and stands on Fifth Ave. between Holderby Hall and the Campus Christian Center.

Learn More

A Guide to Marshall University Landmarks (Jack L. Dickinson, 2014)