A 1962 aerial view of El Cerrito Plaza.
The El Cerrito Historical Society is hosting a program on the early days of El Cerrito Plaza on Oct. 10. Here are some photos of the shopping center many remember fondly.
A 1970s postcard.
In the 1980s.
The entrance to Capwell’s.
What commuters saw from the BART station.
A later view after Chevy’s replaced Kirby’s Station.
Down in the corridors:
The south side with the MelO-Dee Club.
The rest of the south side.