Civic Center-Tenderloin

As the name implies, the Civic Center is the primary center of government within , housing many important civic institutions. Aside from its official duties, it also moonlights as a cultural center with many fine museums, theaters, opera houses, and symphony halls located here.

Notable Places in the Area

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco – Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture is a museum in , that specializes in art. Photo: Joyofmuseums, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is an opera house in , , located on the western side of Van Ness Avenue across from the west side/rear facade of the . Photo: Sanfranman59, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, Inc. is a 501 nonprofit organization headquartered in San Francisco, California, registered as a foundation under US law. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a major nonprofit theater company in , , United States, that offers the public both classical and contemporary theater productions. Photo: Sanfranman59, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

The centerpiece of the Bay Area, is one of the most visited cities in the world, and with good reason. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

A mostly residential area of , stretches west from downtown's Civic Center area to Arguello Boulevard north of the Panhandle parkway. Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an area of Downtown , made up of two neighborhoods: the bustling shopping and theater district surrounding Union Square, and the central business district where Market Street meets the bay. Photo: Almonroth, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Civic Center-Tenderloin

37.7844° or 37° 47' 4" north
-122.4161° or 122° 24' 58" west
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Also Known As

  • English: San Francisco/Civic Center-Tenderloin
  • German: Civic Center und Tenderloin
  • Hebrew: סיביק סנטר-טנדרלוין
  • Hebrew: סן פרנסיסקו/סיביק סנטר-טנדרלוין

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