Brick & Mortar

The original Old Parkland site was 8.3 acres, but through the acquisition of adjacent property has since expanded to 9.5 acres. The master planned business campus includes buildings that complement the original and historic landmark structures. Recent additions also include The American Experiment, a unique collection of sculpture, statues and architectural features which pay tribute to the country’s founding fathers and principles upon which our nation was established.

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Buildings

  • Old Main

    The 1913 hospital building, now referred to as “Old Main,” was designed by Herbert Greene in a classical revival style with Georgian influences. The two story porch was then,...

  • Nurses Quarters

    Built in 1922 and renovated in 2009, the Nurses Quarters served as a permanent housing structure for nursing trainees. Prior to the opening of this building, the nurses were...

  • Woodlawn Hall

    Woodlawn Hall represents the first new Class A construction on the Old Parkland campus. Designed by Good, Fulton, and Farrell, the Silver Certified building was completed in...

  • Reagan Place

    Reagan Place’s architecture was inspired by Jeffersonian designs and beautifully compliments the historic buildings on the campus. The four-story building (47,000 SF) utilizes...

  • Commonwealth hall

    Commonwealth Hall is one of three buildings Designed by The Beck Group and Dalgliesh Gilpin Paxton Architects, and completed in 2015. All three buildings feature custom-carved...

  • Parkland Hall

    Parkland Hall, with its copper dome, has become the campus’ landmark building. The six story building (87,000 sf) was modeled after the Rotunda at the University of...

  • Oak Lawn Hall

    The “sister” building to Commonwealth Hall, Oak Lawn Hall flanks the other side of Parkland Hall. Oak Lawn Hall (40,000 sf) also features a new, custom-designed entry gate,...

  • The Pavilion

    This 3-story building, styled after the Monticello in Virginia, features a glass dome and public space with a grand spiral staircase leading down to Century Hall and Debate...

Awards

Old Parkland has been recognized by numerous bodies for excellence in design, architecture, reservation, and sustainability.

Great care was taken in each of these areas to develop a functional, beautiful, and responsible campus.

AIA Dallas Urban Edge Excellence in Sustainable Design Award 2007 AIA Community Award 2008 –

This sustainability award recognizes innovation in sustainable design and celebrates the commitment to creating a creating a healthier sustainable built environment. Winners of this award exemplify a thorough understanding of sustainable design. This award is only given at the juror’s discretion.

Greater Dallas Planning Council Urban Design Award 2008 –

Recipients of the Urban Design Award are recognized for their contributions to the character, sense of place and fabric to the community.

Stemmons Corridor Business Association Adaptive Reuse Award 2008 –

This award given by the Stemmons Corridor Business Association recognizes the best adaptive reuse of a building located within the boundaries of the Stemmons Corridor.

Leed Gold: Nurses Quarters –

LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a third-party certification program and the nationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings and neighborhoods. Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council, LEED certification offers third-party validation of a project’s green features and verifies that the building is operating exactly the way it was designed to. A building designated as LEED Gold has achieved between 60-79 points on a 100-point scale.

Leed Silver: Woodlawn Hall –

LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a third-party certification program and the nationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings and neighborhoods. Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council, LEED certification offers third-party validation of a project’s green features and verifies that the building is operating exactly the way it was designed to. A building designated as LEED Silver has achieved between 50-59 points on a 100-point scale.

Leed Silver: Reagan Place –

LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a third-party certification program and the nationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings and neighborhoods. Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council, LEED certification offers third-party validation of a project’s green features and verifies that the building is operating exactly the way it was designed to. A building designated as LEED Silver has achieved between 50-59 points on a 100-point scale.

Topping Out Top Ten Award 2009 –

Topping Out is recognizes ten North Texas projects that truly make a positive impact on the community. Winners of this award exemplify creativity and innovation during the design and construction process with an emphasis on team success.

AIA Dallas Community Award 2008 –

This award recognizes a project that defines, clarifies, and demonstrates a thorough understanding of design through community need and involvement.

Special Recognition in Historic Preservation by Preservation Dallas 2009 –

The Special Recognition in Historic Preservation honor is given by Preservation Dallas to either a person or place with an exemplary contribution to historic preservation and the Dallas community.

Listed on National Register of Historic Places –

Administered by the National Park Service, the National Register is the official federal list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects significant in American history, architecture, archeology, engineering, and culture. National Register properties have significance to the history of their community state, or the nation.

Brick in Architecture Award, Best in Class, Commercial Category 2010 –

The Brick in Architecture Award program is the nation’s premier architectural award honoring the innovative use of clay brick.