National Geographic : 1956 Aug
© National Geographic society + City Hall's Dome Rises Higher than the Nation's Capitol The City Hall is built of California granite in French Renaissance style. With the Civic Center's flowering gardens, it covers four city blocks. Gabriel Moulin Studios + Golden Gate Park: 1,000 Acres ofBeauty from aDesert The Conservatory, modeled after that inLondon's Kew Gardens, houses tropical plants. No "Keep Off" sign has ever denied visitors the park's showy lawns.