Herbst Theater 3.5 rating

  Theatre

Herbst Theater, next to the Opera house in the similarly-styled War Memorial Veteran's building is host to a wide variety of activities. One can find plays, readings by well-known authors, chamber music, jazz performances, etc throughout the year. Inside the theater is an impressive foyer, chandeliers, beaux-arts murals (symbolism for the different aspects of mankind), and over 900 seats. The UN Charter was signed here in 1945.

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About Herbst Theater

 401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA, United States

 Nearest Transit: Civic Center/UN Plaza

 +1 415-392-4400

 http://sfwmpac.org

Herbst Theater and Nearby Attractions on Map

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Herbst Theater Tickets and Tours in San Francisco

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