Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall

Skidmore Owings & Merrill

The front and side entrance

This 2700-seat concert hall is part of San Francisco's Civic Center (the western side). The structure is fan-shaped with a side entrance. The seats radiate from the proscenium.


Views of the front


View of the front and a second story exit

Other works by Skidmore Owings and Merrill on this site include: Alcoa Building, Beinecke Rare Book Library (Yale), Crown Zellerback Building, Columbus City Hall, Richard J. Daley Center, Fort Wayne Art Museum, Galvin Library, Illinois Institute of Technology, Hastings College of Law, Hirshhorn Museum, John Hancock Building, Lever House, Olivetti Building, The Republic (Newspaper) Building, and the Sears Tower. .

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