McKesson Plaza

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McKesson Plaza
McKesson HQ.jpg
McKesson Plaza is located in San Francisco
McKesson Plaza
Location within San Francisco
McKesson Plaza is located in California
McKesson Plaza
McKesson Plaza (California)
McKesson Plaza is located in the US
McKesson Plaza
McKesson Plaza (the US)
Former names One Post Street
Aetna Life & Casualty Building
Crocker Plaza Building
General information
Type Commercial offices
Location 1 Post Street
San Francisco, California, United States
Coordinates 37°47′19″N 122°24′09″W / 37.7887°N 122.4026°W / 37.7887; -122.4026Coordinates: 37°47′19″N 122°24′09″W / 37.7887°N 122.4026°W / 37.7887; -122.4026
Completed 1969
Owner McKesson Corporation
Management Crocker Plaza Company & Winthrop Management LLC
Roof 161 m (528 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 38
Floor area 389,654 sq ft (36,200.0 m2)[1]
Design and construction
Architect Welton Becket & Associates
SWA Group (landscape)
Developer Universal Land Company and Crocker Land Company
Main contractor Dinwiddie Construction

McKesson Plaza is a 38-story, 161 m (528 ft) office skyscraper located at 1 Post Street and Market Street in the Financial District of San Francisco, California, United States. The building serves as headquarters for the McKesson Corporation.[6]

Designed by architect Welton Becket, the building exemplified his penchant for repetitive geometric patterns and walls clad in natural stone. Landscape architect SWA Group's design for the busy triangular/flatiron site created an octagonal, two-tiered opening leading to a Bay Area Rapid Transit station, and flanked by trees, shops and a series of granite steps used for seating.[7]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "McKesson Plaza". Skyscraper Center. CTBUH. Retrieved 2017-07-14. 
  2. ^ "McKesson Plaza". CTBUH Skyscraper Database. 
  3. ^ McKesson Plaza at Emporis
  4. ^ "McKesson Plaza". SkyscraperPage. 
  5. ^ McKesson Plaza at Structurae
  6. ^ "LinkedIn Company profile". Retrieved 2008-12-22. 
  7. ^ "Cultural Landscape Foundation". Retrieved 2012-02-17.