National Register of Historic Places in San Francisco

Veterans Memorial Building, San Francisco City Hall, War Memorial Opera House 17 February 2004
The gates in the foreground lead to the courtyard between the Veterans Memorial Building on the left and the War Memorial Opera House on the right. Facing these buildings, across Van Ness Avenue, is City Hall.
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National Register #78000757
San Francisco Civic Center Historic District
Roughly Bounded By:
Golden Gate Avenue
7th Street
Franklin Street
Hayes Street
Market Street
Van Ness/Civic Center
Built Various Dates

The San Francisco Civic Center Historic District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on October 10, 1978 and designated a National Historic Landmark District on February 27, 1987.

The district is comprised of 456 acres containing nineteen buildings. Of these buildings, nine are significant to the character of the district, five are neutral and could be replaced, and six are non-conforming intrusions which detract from the integrity of the district.

For more information, see San Francisco Historic District: Civic Center.


Name Year Address Remarks Sort Address Sort Name
Asian Art Museum (Old Main Library)1916200 Larkin StreetLarkin 0200Asian Art Museum (Old Main Library)
Bill Graham Civic Auditorium191499 Grove StreetGrove 0099Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
California State Building192650 McAllister StreetMcAllister 0050California State Building
City Hall1915400 Van Ness AvenueVan Ness 0400City Hall
Department of Public Health1932101 Grove StreetGrove 0101Department of Public Health
Federal Building193650 Fulton StreetFulton 0050Federal Building
Orpheum Theater19261182 Marketv StreetMarket 1182Orpheum Theater
War Memorial Complex1933401 Van Ness AvenueVan Ness 0401War Memorial Complex
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