Stow Lake Chinese Pavilion - San Francisco, California
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hotshoe
N 37° 46.103 W 122° 28.417
10S E 546360 N 4180247
Quick Description: The most beautiful gazebo imaginable
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 3/19/2009 1:08:09 PM
Waymark Code: WM621H
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member N9YBK
Views: 12

Long Description:
This lakeside viewing pavilion was dedicated April 13, 1981, a gift from the people of Taipei, San Francisco' sister city.
It is possible that there are pavilions in Imperial China which are larger, more ornate, and more important, but it is hard to believe that there are any so lovely and perfectly proportioned in size, decoration, and location.
Considering how popular Golden Gate Park is, this location is quite peaceful as relatively few people take the walk around the lake to reach it.
Seating Type: Bolted Free Stading Seating

Location: Stow Lake

Materials Used: Other (Describe Below)

Other Material Used: Roof is glazed tile, floor and seating marble, pillars and ceiling are painted, probably wood

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