tech

Rare Glimpse Inside the Googleplex
Life at Google, a Google+ account that spotlights the social side of the search giant, posted behind-the-scenes pictures of life at the Googleplex HQ in Mountain View, CA. 

Mountain_View_Googleplex8

The behind-the-scenes photos offer an unusual peek at the colorful developer culture at the 500,000 square foot complex, which includes gardens, free restaurants, a putting green and a basketball court.

Mountain_View_Googleplex7

Google HQ is apparently just as colorful as you might expect. 

Mountain_View_Googleplex14

The sprawling campus offers its own putting green -- sorry, for a full golf course you'll have to leave work. 

Mountain_View_Googleplex15

For the athletically inclined, the Googleplex offers basketball courts as well. 

Mountain_View_Googleplex16

In a nod to nearby San Francisco, a trolley car (Google branded, of course) can be seen emerging from one section of the office. 

Mountain_View_Googleplex17

Colorful furniture fills the massive space. 

Mountain_View_Googleplex18

Google's signature color scheme can clearly be seen everywhere. 

Mountain_View_Googleplex19

Is that a Google rock garden? 

Mountain_View_Googleplex20

Actual gardens offer a respite for Googlers from their desks. 

Google

Mountain_View_Googleplex9

Nature appears to spill indoors, where organic shapes are pervasive, such as the curvy overhead beams. 

Google

Mountain_View_Googleplex2

Mountain_View_Googleplex10

Mountain_View_Googleplex3

Mountain_View_Googleplex4

Mountain_View_Googleplex6

Mountain_View_Googleplex

Google

Rare Glimpse Inside the Googleplex

Life at Google, a Google+ account that spotlights the social side of the search giant, posted behind-the-scenes pictures of life at the Googleplex HQ in Mountain View, CA. 

More From Our Sponsors