San Francisco Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in San Francisco - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Union Square and Chinatown 20

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Chinatown 13

Union Square 7

SoMa and Civic Center 19

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Civic Center 7

Hayes Valley 1

SoMa 10

Tenderloin 1

On the Waterfront 19

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Embarcadero 5

Financial District 4

Fisherman's Wharf 10

Nob Hill and Russian Hill 15

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Nob Hill 8

Polk Gulch 1

Russian Hill 6

Pacific Heights and Japantown 14

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Japantown 4

Pacific Heights 10

The Haight, the Castro, and Noe Valley 14

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Castro 6

Haight 5

Noe Valley 3

North Beach 13

Mission District 12

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Dogpatch 1

The Marina and the Presidio 11

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Cow Hollow 3

Marina 3

Presidio 5

Golden Gate Park 10

Western Shoreline 6

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Sunset District 1

The Richmond 5

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Arts/ Performance Venue 12

Beach–Sight 1

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Building/ Architectural Site 17

Educational Institution 1

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Garden/ Arboretum 4

Government Building 1

Historic District/ Site 1

Hotel–Sight 5

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Island 1

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Local Interest–Sight 3

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Museum/ Gallery 29

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Observatory/ Planetarium 1

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Park/ Playground 9

Plaza/ Square/ Piazza 5

Public Art (Mural/ Sculpture/ Statue) 9

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Restaurant–Sight 4

Spa–Sight 1

Store/ Shop/ Mall 9

Tour–Sight 1

Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train) 6

Viewpoint/ Scenic Overlook 1

Windmill 1

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Family 15

Gay and Lesbian 3

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Views 7

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Alta Plaza Park

  • Park/Playground

Golden Gate Park's longtime superintendent, John McLaren, designed Alta Plaza in 1910, modeling its terracing on that of the Grand Casino...

Buena Vista Park

  • Park/Playground

If you can manage the steep climb, this eucalyptus-filled park has great city views. Dog walkers and homeless folks make good use of...

Collis P. Huntington Park

  • Park/Playground

The elegant park west of the Pacific Union Club and east of Grace Cathedral occupies the site of a mansion owned by the "Big Four" railroad...

Dolores Park

  • Local Interest–Sight

A two-square-block microcosm of life in the Mission, Dolores Park is one of San Francisco's liveliest green spaces: dog lovers and their...

Ina Coolbrith Park

  • Park/Playground

If you make it all the way up here, you may have the place all to yourself, or at least feel like you do. The park's terraces are carved...

Koret Children's Quarter

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Founded in 1888, the country's first public children's playground has wave-shaped climbing walls, old-fashioned cement slides, and a...

Lafayette Park

  • Park/Playground

Clusters of trees dot this four-block-square oasis for sunbathers and dog-and-Frisbee teams. On the south side of the park, squat but...

Lincoln Park

  • Park/Playground

Although many of the city's green spaces are gentle and welcoming, Lincoln Park is a wild, 275-acre park in the Outer Richmond with windswept...

Sutro Heights Park

  • Park/Playground

Crows and other large birds battle the heady breezes at this cliff-top park on what were once the grounds of the home of Adolph Sutro,...

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