Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions San Francisco is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to San Francisco a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in San Francisco.
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Best of Art and Cultural Places to Visit
Discover the local culture and art of San Francisco.
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Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, CA 94129, United States
Considered as one of most photographed bridges in the world, a trip to Golden Gate Bridge is definitely one of the top things to do in San Francisco. Go on a walk or a scenic drive from the east side of the bridge for enchanting views of the pacific that will be a pleasure to your senses and take out your cameras for endless photographs. Visiting t...
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501 Stanyan St, San Francisco, CA 94117, United States
Spanning at an area of 1,017 acres attracting over 13 million visitors annually, Golden Gate Park is one of the most-visited parks in San Francisco. From lush gardens to museums to conservatories, there are a plenty of spots to check out in Golden Gate Park so make sure to include this in the things to do in San Francisco this weekend. Catch the fl...
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55 Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, CA 94118, United States
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
In San Francisco with your family and looking for things to do in San Francisco with kids? Look no further for you have the interesting California Academy of Sciences. The natural history museum which is expansive, houses over 26 different million species and is among the largest natural history museums in the country. It is very easy to spend a wh...
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200 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The museum houses one of the most extensive collections of Asian art in the world. The collection has over 18,000 works of art and artefacts from 40 Asian countries, some of which are 6000 years old. The highlight is the oldest dated Buddha statue in Gallery 16.
The museum also conducts hourly guided tours with well-informed docents who provide int...
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1 Telegraph Hill Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94133, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Beautifying the city of the San Francisco is the absolutely amazing Coit Tower. Resembling a fire hose nozzle, the views from the top of the Coit tower is simply breathtaking and cannot be matched by any other. If you have just visited San Francisco this might be one of the things to do in San Francisco today as climbing up the stairs to the top wi...
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1100 California St, San Francisco, CA 94108, United States
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Grace Cathedral is an impressive structure located in the Nob Hill area. It is well known for its architecture, two labyrinths, varied stained glass windows, Keith Haring AIDS Chapel altarpiece, and medieval and contemporary furnishings. The cathedral also has a significant collection of varied works by Jan Henryk De Rosen. Also must see are Gh...
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650 Filbert St, San Francisco, CA 94133, United States
The Washington Square is a famous recreation center of San Francisco. It’s primary attraction is the park, which is one of the better known in the city. Gardens, playgrounds, flowerbeds and sculptures make the park and excellent place to take the family out to for a few hours. A prominent construct here is the Washington Square Arch, built in...
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Marine Dr, San Francisco, CA 94129, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Fort Point is a historic coastal fortification located near the Golden Gate Bridge and was built during the Civil War period. Today it has several exhibits and guided tours of the building and its rich history. The exhibits are the Ready & Forward, Gatekeepers, Lights of Fort Point and Bridging the Golden Gate. There is also a museum regarding ...
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Pier 15, San Francisco, CA 94111, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Explore the world through science, art, and human perception at the totally unique and completely one-of-a-kind public learning laboratory of the Exploratorium in San Francisco. Rated as one of the ideal things to do in San Francisco with kids, Exploratorium is not just for kids but for the curious Adults too. Often referred to as the mad scientist...
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50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr, San Francisco, CA 94118, United States
09:30 am - 05:15 pm
Presented in a way that fuses in art, architecture, and nature, De Young Museum is a fine arts museum in San Francisco that needs to be included in the list of things to do in San Francisco this weekend. An integral part of the culture of San Francisco, De Young Museum is for the art lovers who are into modern art these days. Comprising of painting...
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United States, 1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett Pl, San Francisco, CA 94102, United States
08:00 am - 08:00 pm
Yet another Beaux-Art monument resulting from the city beautiful movement from the early twentieth century, this building has much to recommend it, not the least of which is its dome, the fifth largest in the world. Stunning from both the outside and inside, the building has been featured prominently in varius blockbuster movies, which includes a B...
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Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94111, United States
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Transamerica Pyramid is the tallest building in San Fransisco. Despite the fact that the building no more houses the home office of the Transamerica Corporation, it is still emphatically connected with the organisation and is delineated in the association's logo. Designed by William Pereira and built by the Hathaway Dinwiddie Construction Compa...
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3301 Lyon St, San Francisco, CA 94123, United States
06:00 am - 09:00 pm
Constucted for the Panama-Pacific Exposition of 1915, to exhibit the art of the times, this beautiful exhibition was built in the Beaux-Art style of architecture. Renovated in 1965, the palace is built around a small artificial lagoon, the main purpose of which is to provide the reflection of the structure for a beautiful vista from afar. The swans...
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50 California St, San Francisco, CA 94111, United States
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
Considered as the largest museum of modern and contemporary art, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art is a gem of a place to visit for art lovers and for those who are interested in going through excellent artworks, making it one of the things to do in San Francisco. Go on a exploration inside the great structure which is all nice and artistic. Right...
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Oakland, San Francisco, United States
The San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge, or provincially the Bay Bridge, is a couple of extensions facilitating the crossing of the San Francisco Bay. As a major aspect of Interstate 80 and the immediate roadway between San Francisco and Oakland, it conveys more or less 280,000 vehicles every day on either of the two decks. It is famous for bein...