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Places to Visit
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Bridgehttp://www.goldengatebridge.org(415) 921-5858The Golden Gate Bridge opened to pedestrians on May 27, 1937 and to traffic the following day, May 28, 1937. At that time, it was the longest suspension bridge ever built. It is truly an engineering marvel, a structure of magnificence, grace and beauty. A true American Icon with a rich history.
Alcatraz Islandww.nps.gov/alca/index.htm(415) 561-4900Alcatraz Island offers a close-up look at the site of the first lighthouse and US built fort on the West Coast, the infamous federal penitentiary long off-limits to the public, and the 18 month occupation by Indians of All Tribes which saved the tribes. Rich in history, there is also a natural side to the Rock—gardens, tide pools, bird colonies, and bay views beyond compare.
Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, Californiahttp://www.fishermanswharf.orgWhether you are planning a visit or seeking historical information, you'll find a wealth of detail on how a bygone era still influences the culture, events, sights, sounds and food of San Francisco's waterfront community. Explore our past, join in today's fun, and catch a glimpse of our future!
San Francisco Zoo
1 Zoo Roadhttp://www.sfzoo.org(415) 753-7080The San Francisco Zoo connects people with wildlife, inspires caring for nature and advances conservation action.
Downtown / Union Square
333 Post Streethttp://www.visitunionsquaresf.com(415) 477-2610This part of the City is full of energy, style and international flare. During the day, the streets are filled with tourists making their way through Union Square, San Francisco Shopping Mall and the Financial District. But at night, when the financial district lets out, an impressive collection of restaurants and bars are waiting with open arms. The theater district along Geary is one of the finest shows with low-price tickets available daily at a booth on the every -popular Union Square.
http://www.sanfranciscochinatown.comSan Francisco Chinatown is the largest Chinatown outside of Asia as well as the oldest Chinatown in North America. It is one of the top tourist attractions in San Francisco. You can use this site to learn more about the attractions, culture, history, and events in Chinatown. If you plan to visit us, you can book a Chinatown tour, hotel rooms, and more.
http://sfrecpark.org/destination/twin-peaks(415) 864-9470At 922 feet in elevation, Twin Peaks is second only to Mt. Davidson in height, offers spectacular views of the Bay Area, and is a world-famous tourist attraction. Originally called “Los Pechos de la Choca” (Breasts of the Maiden) by early Spanish settlers, these two adjacent peaks provide postcard views and a treasure trove of animal and plant diversity. Most visitors to Twin Peaks drive (or take a tourist bus) to the north peak parking lot to enjoy 180-degree views of the Bay Area.
Haight-Ashbury, San Francisco, CA
Haight-Ashbury, San Francisco, CATHe 1960's catapulted this street into rock and roll history, with Jani Joplin, the Grateful Dead, Jimi Hendrix and other rock and roll legends having called this neighborhood home at one time. With its flower power reputation firmly entrenched, this neighborhood became established as a hippy haven and ground zero for alternative culture. Teenagers love to browse through the shops for music and "vintage" clothes.
Golden Gate Park
501 Stanyan St, San Francisco, CA 94117http://www.golden-gate-park.com(415) 831-2700We're proud to welcome more than 13 million visitors each year to Golden Gate Park, one of San Francisco's greatest treasures.
Polk St, San Francisco, CA
Polk St, San Francisco, CAPolk Street is a street in San Francisco, California, that travels northward from Market Street to Beach Street and is one of the main thoroughfares of the Polk Gulch neighborhood traversing through the Tenderloin, Nob Hill, and Russian Hill neighborhoods. The street takes its name from former U.S. President James K. Polk. The street remains a busy business district with many restaurants, cafes, home decorating and hardware stores.
747 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103http://www.moscone.com/site/do/index(415) 974-4000Moscone Center is the largest convention and exhibition complex in San Francisco, California.
Mission District, San Francisco, CA
Mission District, San Francisco, CAhttp://www.sanfrancisco.travel/neighborhood/mission-districtNamed for Mission Dolores founded in 1776, San Francisco’s oldest neighborhood has some of its hottest new restaurants and galleries. Bernal Heights, Potrero Hill These neighborhoods all share a sunny outlook. Boasting some of the best weather in the city, the Mission District, Bernal Heights and Potrero Hill take advantage of an abundance of fog-free days. New restaurants and night spots are a draw while Mission Dolores, 16th and Dolores streets, is the oldest structure in San Francisco. Many of the city’s pioneers are buried in an adjacent cemetery. The largest concentration of murals in the city adorn buildings, fences and walls throughout the district. Potrero Hill’s Dogpatch neighborhood is one of 11 historic districts in the city and home to the second crookedest street (after Lombard) in the city.
1 Telegraph Hill Boulevardhttp://www.sanfrancisco.travel/icons/Coit-Tower.html(415) 362-0808Coit Tower atop Telegraph Hill is blessed with marvelous views. The construction of the tower was funded by a bequest from Lillie Hitchcock Coit who left one third of her fortune to the City and County of San Francisco "to be expended in an appropriate manner for the purpose of adding to the beauty of the city which I have always loved." Murals on its ground floor walls were painted in 1933 by some 30 local artists; each piece depicting a different aspect of the Great Depression.
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
151 3rd Streethttp://www.sfmoma.org(415) 357-4000SFMOMA is dedicated to making the art of our time a vital and meaningful part of public life. For that reason we assemble unparalleled collections, create exhilarating exhibitions, and develop engaging public programs. In all of these endeavors, we are guided by our enduring commitment to fostering creativity and embracing new ways of seeing the world.
490 Jamestown Avenuehttp://www.49ers.com/stadium(415) 656-4949Candlestick Park is an outdoor sports and entertainment stadium located in San Francisco, California, in the Bayview Heights area.
Parks & Flower Gardens
Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA
Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CAhttp://www.golden-gate-park.comGolden Gate Park is the third most visited park in the United States. While the park is free to visit during the day, popular attractions charge admission, such as deYoung Museum, California Academy of Sciences and Conservatory of Flowers. The park is filled with gardens, museums, art, flowers, trees, lakes, birds and wildlife. There are also plenty of opportunities to participate in sports, clubs and other activities. Browse the site for information on parking, maps, weddings, hotels, permits, making reservations, transportation, contact numbers, and the history of Golden Gate Park.
http://www.parksconservancy.org/visit/park-sites/baker-beach.html(415) 561-4323Stretching a mile below the rugged cliffs on the Presidio’s western shoreline, Baker Beach’s spectacular outside-the-Gate views of the Bridge and the Marin Headlands are unsurpassed. Keep your eye out for harbor porpoises frolicking in the surf and for California’s State Rock (serpentine). Learn about an early 20th-century “disappearing gun”. Picnic and restroom facilities available.
499 Jefferson Streethttp://www.nps.gov/safr/planyourvisit/aquaticparkcove.htm(415) 447-5000San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park welcomes you and your vessel to the Aquatic Park Cove. While anchoring in a protected location, the cove offers beautiful views of the Bay and the City.
San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco, CA 94128http://www.flysfo.com/web/page/index.jsp(650) 821-8211San Francisco International Airport is an international airport 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco, California, near Millbrae and San Bruno in unincorporated San Mateo County
Oakland Jack London Square Station
245 2nd St, Oakland, CA 94607Oakland, CA - Jack London Square(800) 872-7245Amtrak train station Oakland, CA has an enclosed waiting area, without Wi-Fi, with parking, with accessible platform and wheelchair available.
Greyhound Bus Station
200 Folsom Streethttp://www.greyhound.com/en/locations/terminal.aspx?city=893299(415) 495-1569Founded in 1914, Greyhound Lines, Inc. is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 3,800 destinations with 13,000 daily departures across North America. It has become an American icon, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to nearly 25 million passengers each year. The Greyhound running dog is one of the most-recognized brands in the world.
Powell St. BART Station
899 Market Streethttp://www.bart.gov/stations/powl(510) 465-2278Located at Powell and Market Streets, this station is centrally located near San Francisco's most popular attractions including the cable cars, Union Square, Yerba Buena Gardens, the Moscone Convention Center and the City's Theatre District.
Johnny Foley's Irish House
243 O'Farrell St, San Francisco, CA 94102http://www.johnnyfoleys.com(415) 954-0777Featuring a modern spin on classic Irish and international dishes, Johnny Foley's Executive Chef and cookbook author Larry Doyle and his team create exciting and tasty cuisine daily.
925 Bush Streethttp://www.bacchuskirk.org(415) 474-4056A good place to have a good drink.
Places to Eat
511 Jones Streethttp://chutneysf.net(415) 931-5541Here at Chutney, we serve the most authentic and delicious Indian and Pakistani food available in the Bay Area. Our extensive menu of curries, wraps, vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes will please any fan of spicy, full-flavored, delicious food. You no longer have to fly to Bombay to enjoy traditionally prepared masala.
The Cheesecake Factory
251 Geary Streethttp://locations.thecheesecakefactory.com/ca/san-francisco-34.html(415) 391-4444The Cheesecake Factory menu features more than 200 menu selections made fresh from scratch each day — using only the highest quality ingredients — which combines to create our remarkable tastes.
401 Geary Street(415) 885-6407
Chabaa Thai Cuisine
420 Geary Street(415) 346-3121
Schools & Universities
Academy of Art University - Photo Gallery
625 Sutter Streethttp://www.academyart.edu(800) 544-2787
University of San Francisco
2130 Fulton Streethttp://www.usfca.edu(415) 422-5555
City College Of San Francisco: Student Health Services
50 Phelan Avenuewww.ccsf.edu(415) 239-3192