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Hearst Gymnasium for Women - Berkeley, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky
N 37° 52.193 W 122° 15.382
10S E 565404 N 4191638
Quick Description: The Hearst Gymnasium is a historical building on the University of California, Berkeley campus.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 12/31/2007 2:54:23 PM
Waymark Code: WM2WKR
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 138

Long Description:
"Hearst Memorial Gymnasium, 1927,
originally the women’s gym, was designed
by Bernard Maybeck and Julia Morgan. It
includes two gyms, three dance studios,
and three outdoor swimming pools. The
gym was built as a memorial to Phoebe
Apperson Hearst."
(visit link)
Street address:
Oxford St.
Berkeley, CA


County / Borough / Parish: Alameda

Year listed: 1982

Historic (Areas of) Significance: College, Sport Facility, Education, Recreation And Culture

Periods of significance: 1925-1949

Historic function: College, Sport Facility, Education, Recreation And Culture

Current function: College, Sport Facility, Education, Recreation And Culture

Season start / Season finish: From: 1/1/2007 To: 12/31/2007

Hours of operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Privately owned?: Not Listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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