Tempe City Hall

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Tempe, Arizona

An inverted pyramid might not seem like he most obvious architectural choice for an office building, but in Arizona's hot climate it has one advantage: the roof shades the windows below from direct sunlight! Below are two more views; the bottom photo is a telephoto view taken from the side of nearby Hayden Butte.

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Directions: 31 East 5th Street (1 block east of Mill Avenue, 2 blocks north of University Drive).

Last visited: February 2009.

Standard disclaimer: Sites are described for entertainment purposes only, as they were at the time of my last visit. I can not vouch for the current condition of the site or its accessibility.


Revised: March 10, 2009
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