California Historic Landmarks

The Conservatory

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Landmark Number: 841
Location: John F Kennedy Drive in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, San Francisco County
Marker Plaque: Official State Plaque
Admission: (January 2001 - closed to the public for renovations)

Description

The Conservatory is San Francisco's first municipal greenhouse. Contruction was completed in 1879 and it was donated to the city by local citizens.

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The official state marker plaque is located near the front entrance.
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The east side of the building, showing some of the Victorian details.

 

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