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Civic Center, San Francisco

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San Francisco City Hall on Civic Center plaza in 2004

San Francisco's Civic Center is an area of a few blocks in the vicinity of Market Street that contains many of the city's largest government and cultural institutions. It has two large plazas and a number of buildings in classical architectural style. Its beauty is marred, however, by a reputation for being one of the more popular parts of the city for the homeless and the drug addicted due to its proximity to the Tenderloin.

Notable buildings

Transportation

Civic Center Station is a subway stop for both BART and the Muni Metro.

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