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Centennial Hall Convention Center

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Location  Hayward, California
Opened  1976
Owner  Hayward
Closed  11/01/2009
Capacity  1,500
Demolished  2011
Centennial Hall Convention Center
Former names  Hayward Union High Gymnasium
Address  22292 Foothill Boulevard
Similar  City Center Building, Warren Hall, Cull Canyon Regional, Mount Eden Cemetery

The Centennial Hall Convention Center was a former gymnasium and convention center located in downtown Hayward, in the City Center complex with the former Centennial Tower. It closed as a convention center on November 1, 2009, and was demolished shortly afterward.

History

The city of Hayward opened Centennial Hall as a convention center in honor of the city's 100th birthday. Before that it was the gymnasium for Hayward Union High School. The hall contained 14,000 square feet (1,300 m2) of exhibit space and a capacity of up to 1,500 for events. It had eight additional rooms totaling 11,448 square feet (1,063.6 m2) and a 1,280-square-foot (119 m2) patio.

References

Centennial Hall Convention Center Wikipedia


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