California Palladian (29 images)
Pasadena City Hall - 100 North Garfield Avenue, Pasadena, designed by John Bakewell and Arthur Brown in the early Renaissance style of 16th century Italian architect Andrea Palladio. Construction was completed on December 27, 1927, and in July, 2004, the building was vacated to allow for a complete structural overhaul - the required seismic retrofit and a complete restoration. That was completed in April, 2007, and now it's back to being massively spooky. But that's not the only thing that's...