A Tour of The Marina District
Enjoy a walk through San Francisco's Marina District to experience beautiful sights, delicious foods, and terrific culture.
The Palace of Fine Arts
This iconic Beaux-Arts style structure built for the Panama-Pacific Exposition in 1915 sits at the western edge of the Marina district. It has become a must-see spot for visitors, and a frequent backdrop for movies filmed in the city.
The Palace Of Fine Arts3601 Lyon St, San Francisco, CA 94123, USA
This former military airfield in the Presidio is a perfect place to jog, stroll, bike or picnic along the promenade and experience prime waterfront and Golden Gate Bridge views.
Crissy Field1199 E Beach, San Francisco, CA 94129, USA
The Wave Organ
This wave-activated acoustic sculpture, created by the Exploratorium and made of 25 PVC and concrete organ pipes, sits on a jetty in the marina's boat harbor. Best to visit at high tide.
The Wave Organ83 Marina Green Dr, San Francisco, CA 94123, USA
Discover your bohemian side at this casual yet sophisticated restaurant. Look for their "charcuterie of the sea," the seacuterie.
Boho Restaurant3321 Steiner St, San Francisco, CA 94123, USA
A local favorite known for its Balboa Burger. Tuesday evenings feature live music.
Balboa Cafe3199 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94123, USA
Bike & View Sa Francisco Bike Rentals and Tours
Located conveniently in the Marina, a bike rental or tour is a perfect way to explore the neighborhood between the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf.
Walk a few blocks inland to check out this 1886 Queen Anne Victorian-style house. The home is open as a museum with authentic furnishings and artifacts.
Haas-Lilienthal House2007 Franklin St, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
Classic American fare, craft martinis and fine whiskey in a turn-of-the-century Victorian manor.
The Dorian2001 Chestnut St, San Francisco, CA 94123, USA
Off The Grid
Sample diverse street food from some of San Francisco and the Bay Area's mobile food creators. Look for this seasonal event Friday evenings from Spring into Fall.
Off the Grid: Fort Mason Center2 Marina Boulevard, Fort Mason Center, Parking Lot, San Francisco, CA 94123, USA
Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture
The 13-acre complex of former military buildings now hosts a vibrant calendar of special events, select cafes and entertainment options. Find your fresh picnic ingredients at the Sunday morning farmers' market.