1915 Expo Centennial - San Diego's Historic Places

Administrative Building, Botanical Building and Cabrillo Bridge #7

Thursday, January 18, 09:00 pm on KPBS

Duration: 0:26:46

Description: Dozens of buildings were part of the 1915 Exposition but only a handful were meant as permanent structures. Join Host Elsa Sevilla as she visits the historic Administrative Building where the architects, engineers and other staff worked from during the Expo's construction. Also, find out who is responsible for the idea of creating a Botanical Building in Balboa Park and learn the story about the Japanese teahouse and how it arrived in San Diego a century ago. And don't miss a rare glimpse inside the historic Cabrillo Bridge. Our cameras take a closer look on how the bridge was built 100-years ago. Those stories and much more on the next San Diego's Historic Places - the 1915 Expo Centennial Series.


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01/21/18, 4:30 pm KPBS
01/22/18, 9:00 pm KPBS2

Broadcast In: English