Indiana Jones is furious. Federal Agents won’t let him examine the Ark of the Covenant. He flies down the stairs to meet up with Marion Ravenwood (Karen Allen). Supposedly in Washington, the couple is actually at the City Hall in San Francisco. Built in 1915, the building has welcomed numerous cameras within its walls. Dirty Harry (1972), The Towering Inferno (1974), A View to Kill (1985) and also Harvey Milk (2009) have all included at least one scene in this sumptuous edifice. In 1954, Jo DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe got married here, whereas in 1978, the mayor George Moscone and the supervisor Harvey Milk were assassinated in the building by the ex-cop Dan White.
Photos of Washington DC Building taken by Fantrippers at City Hall
Scenes of Raiders of the Lost Ark in which Washington DC Building appears
Articles linking Washington DC Building
Fantrips including Washington DC Building