Coca-Cola Building (Los Angeles)

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Coca-Cola Building
Coca-Cola Building Los Angeles.jpg
View from corner
Location 1200-1334 South Central Avenue, Los Angeles, California
Coordinates 34°1′43″N 118°14′42″W / 34.02861°N 118.24500°W / 34.02861; -118.24500Coordinates: 34°1′43″N 118°14′42″W / 34.02861°N 118.24500°W / 34.02861; -118.24500
Area Downtown Los Angeles
Built 1939
Architect Robert V. Derrah
Architectural style(s) Streamline Moderne
Governing body Private
Designated February 5, 1975[1]
Reference no. 138
Coca-Cola Building (Los Angeles) is located in Los Angeles Metropolitan Area
Coca-Cola Building (Los Angeles)
Location of Coca-Cola Building in Los Angeles Metropolitan Area

The Coca-Cola Building is a Coca-Cola bottling plant modeled as a Streamline Moderne building designed by architect Robert V. Derrah with the appearance of a ship with portholes, catwalk and a bridge from five existing industrial buildings in 1939. It is located at 1334 South Central Avenue in Los Angeles, California.

It was designated Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument Number 138 on 5 Feb 1975.

It is often referred to as the Coke Building.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Los Angeles Department of City Planning (November 15, 2010). "Historic - Cultural Monuments (HCM) Listing: City Declared Monuments" (PDF). Los Angeles, CA: City of Los Angeles. Retrieved 2011-02-12. 


External links[edit]

  • No. 138 - Coca-Cola Building. Big Orange Landmarks. Exploring the Landmarks of Los Angeles, One Monument at a Time. Several external views plus one interior picture.