— 1950s —One of the first open-air malls, Broadway Shopping Center was built on undeveloped land at Main Street (Highway 21) and Mt. Diablo Boulevard (Highway 24). The 38-store center had Sears and J.C. Penny, a Lucky grocery store, and 1,500 free parking spaces.
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|Placed By||Walnut Creek Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, April 9th, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 582758 N 4194786|
|Decimal Degrees||37.89683333, -122.05871667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 53.81', W 122° 3.523'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 53' 48.6" N, 122° 3' 31.38" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||510, 925, 415, 619|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1163-1169 Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek CA 94596, US|
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