Civic Center

The Civic Center in , , is an area of a few blocks north of the intersection of Market Street and Van Ness Avenue that contains many of the city's largest government and cultural institutions.

Landmarks in the Area

The Pioneer Monument is a granite monument supporting bronze figures and bas reliefs created by Frank Happersberger and financed by the estate of James Lick. Photo: Sanfranman59, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco – Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture houses one… Photo: J. Ash Bowie, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Brooks Hall is a disused 90,000 sq ft event space underneath the southern half of Civic Center Plaza in ; a parking garage occupies the space under the northern half. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The San Francisco Public Library is the public library system of the city of . Photo: Aomarks, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

The Tenderloin is a neighborhood in downtown , in the flatlands on the southern slope of , situated between the shopping district to the northeast and the office district to the southwest. Photo: Jjron, GFDL.

Hayes Valley is a neighborhood in the of San Francisco, California. Photo: Urban, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Western Addition is a neighborhood in , , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Union Square is a 2.6-acre public plaza bordered by Geary, Powell, Post and Stockton Streets in downtown , . is situated 4000 feet northeast of Civic Center. Photo: Aude, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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