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“Beautiful old world architecture - another world and another age.” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Palace of Fine Arts Theatre

Palace of Fine Arts Theatre
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Owner description: Designed to look like a Roman ruin, this golden building is certainly a beauty to behold.
Klamath Falls, Oregon
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“Beautiful old world architecture - another world and another age.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2014

The Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, California, is a marvelous structure originally constructed for the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition. If you enjoy architecture, don't miss this icon of the area. It was rebuilt in 1965, and renovation of the lagoon, and a seismic retrofit were completed in early 2009. It is like entering into another world and another age. Wonderful place for a picnic with Gold Gate Bridge nearby.

Visited June 2013
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Lake City, Florida
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“Beautiful”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2014

We have never been inside the museum that is here, we always ride bikes or walk around outside the beautiful buildings. There are swans swimming in the water and the grounds are very pretty. It is definitely worth a visit.

Visited May 2013
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New York City, New York
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“worth to visit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2014

I traveled San francisco for four days. This place was amazing and it became my favorite place in San francisco. definitely worth to visit!!!

Visited March 2014
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Fort Worth, Texas
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“Gorgeous!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2014

The sheer magnitude and amazing architecture were stunning, I definitely recommend a stop! It's awesome to see it later in films.

Visited April 2013
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Denver, Colorado
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“Breathtaking”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2014

We did not go inside the Palace of Fine Arts because we didn't have the time while we were there. But the exterior was breath taking. The architecture is from the early 1900's. Many young girls go to have their prom pictures taken because it is so beautiful. There is a reflecting pond with swans and ducks floating around in it. When we were there the tulips were in bloom. This is a very romantic place to visit even if it is of the outside.

Visited February 2014
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