Things to Doin San Francisco
Few cities offer the variety of world-class experiences that are possible in San Francisco. Get inspired and start getting excited about your next visit to the City by the Bay.
There's no shortage of great things to experience in San Francisco: breathtaking scenery, outstanding restaurants, inspiring culture, and iconic sights you can't find anywhere else. After all, we're the only city in the world with cable cars, an orange bridge, and a floating prison, among other cool things. And who could forget our unique annual events? Whether it be food festivals, parades, outdoor concerts, or even the world's oldest, wackiest foot race, there will be something interesting happening in San Francisco no matter when you visit.
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Family attractions, iconic sights, historic landmarks—there's so much to see and do in San Francisco. Start building your bucket list here.Learn More
From music festivals to cultural events, there's always something new and exciting happening in San Francisco.Learn More
Arts & Culture
San Francisco is a city of inspiration. You can see it all around you, in whichever neighborhoods you visit.Learn More
A trip to San Francisco is not complete without experiencing the vibrant and deep-rooted African American community that has helped make this city one of the most popular in the United States.Learn More
Culture and cocktails, a DJ twin spin or a jazz solo — nighttime is the right time to discover that there’s a fresh approach to everything here when it comes to new ways to have fun.Learn More
From our green parks and beautiful beaches to the vast wilderness beyond the bridge, the City offers fresh air and inspiration at every turn.Learn More
Leave some room in your luggage for all the shopping you’ll do. From “made in San Francisco” souvenirs to trendy threads from top fashion houses, San Francisco has something for everyone.Learn More
Take a tour of San Francisco's highlights. You can do it by bus, by boat, on foot or even in a VW bus.Learn More
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29 Free Things to Do in San Francisco
There's plenty of things to do here, even if you're on a shoestring budget. Here are some of our favorite free attractions, including the city's most iconic experiences.Explore
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