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Santa Monica Civic Auditorium

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Address: 1855 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3209
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+1 310-393-9961
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Mon - Fri 08:30 - 17:30

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One of America's Most Legendary Civic Auditoriums

Located close to Santa Monica's famous Pier and its also famous courthouse, many national events took place here, including for a number of years the Academy Awards.

Reviewed 8 August 2015
Richard C
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

Mid Century building now closed to the public. Many historic concerts here, like Aerosmith & The Rolling Stones.. The Civic is now leased out for special events.

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Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Located close to Santa Monica's famous Pier and its also famous courthouse, many national events took place here, including for a number of years the Academy Awards.

Thank Richard C
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Reviewed 24 February 2015 via mobile

When I visited here, it was more than a bit shabby and run-down, but it at the same time had a good deal of faded yet funky charm! In California too many buildings get torn down; it's good to visit the survivors.

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