Posts Tagged ‘Renzo Piano’

In keeping with the previous post(s) of museums in the city that’ve undergone dramatic transformations, I’d like to muse on the California Academy of Sciences.  Located in Golden Gate Park, the Academy sits directly across from the de Young Museum.  At 157 years old, the Academy is California’s oldest museum.  My first exposure to the museum was through class field trips.  I think I was in third grade when I first went.  I went a handful of times while in grade school, stopping when I entered middle school.  (more…)


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