Architecture Famous Googie architecture buildings

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List of famous buildings in the Googie architecture movement, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of Googie architecture buildings, structures and monuments includes information like what city the structure is in, and when it was first opened to the public. There are a lot of historic Googie architecture structures around the world, so why not save some money and check them out here without having to pay for travel? These popular Googie architecture buildings attract visitors from all over the world, so if you're ever near them you should definitely pay them a visit. This is a list that includes items like Capitol Records Building and TWA Flight Center.

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Aberdeen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Googie architecture buildings
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Aberdeen Station is a train station in Aberdeen, Maryland on the Northeast Corridor. It is served by Amtrak's Northeast Regional and the MARC Penn Line. The station was originally built by the Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore Railroad approximately in 1898, and inherited by the Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington Railroad. The current station is a modern structure built in 1943 by Lester C. Tichy for the Pennsylvania Railroad, and located at 18 East Bel Air Avenue at the intersection of Pulaski Boulevard and West Bel Air Avenue. It contains a 1960s-style pedestrian tunnel, with one of the entrances located at the former north station house. It also contains a pedestrian bridge built ...more on Wikipedia

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Bob's Big Boy Restaurant, Toluca Lake

Bob's Big Boy Restaurant, Tolu... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Googie architecture buildings
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Capitol Records Building is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Googie architecture buildings
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The Capitol Records Building, also known as the Capitol Records Tower, is a Hollywood Boulevard Commercial and Entertainment District building that is located in Hollywood, Los Angeles. The building is a thirteen-story tower that was designed by Welton Becket and is one of the city's landmarks. Construction occurred soon after British company EMI acquired Capitol Records in 1955, and was completed in April 1956. Located just north of the Hollywood and Vine intersection, the Capitol Records Tower houses the consolidation of Capitol Records' West Coast operations and is also home to the recording studios and echo chambers of Capitol Studios. The building is included on the List of Registered ...more on Wikipedia

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Cooper Foundation Cinerama Theatre

Cooper Foundation Cinerama The... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Googie architecture buildings
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