Downtown Oakland Historic District

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Downtown Oakland Historic District
Oakland City Hall (Oakland, CA) 2.JPG
LocationRoughly along Broadway from 17th to 11th St., Oakland, California
Area26 acres (11 ha)
ArchitectReed & Corlett, et al.
Architectural styleBeaux Arts, Late Gothic Revival, Moderne
NRHP reference #98000813[1]
Added to NRHPJuly 1, 1998
Tribune Tower, mirrored in office building in Downtown Oakland

The Downtown Oakland Historic District, in the Downtown Oakland area of Oakland, California, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998. The listing included 43 contributing buildings, one contributing site and one contributing object.[1][2]

The district is a roughly L-shaped irregular area comprising about 11 city blocks. It includes Oakland's City Hall building, which is separately listed on the National Register.[2]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ a b Oakland Cultural Heritage Survey (January 23, 1998). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Downtown Oakland Historic District". National Park Service. and accompanying photos

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