Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco

21 Mentions on Trippy

Palace of Fine Arts

3301 Lyon St

San Francisco, 94123.0

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(415) 563-6504

http://www.palaceoffinearts.org/

  • 2 mentions in What are good restaurants and sights walking distance from Motel Capri?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...check out: Crissy Field: Great views of the bridge and Alcatraz!Presidio: Home to Lucas Films, if you like Star Wars. :) Palace of Fine Arts: My favorite place in the city!Lyon Street Steps: A tall staircase that provides awesome views from the top...." See More

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...the day you can walk around Fort Mason and get a cool angle of the bridge while enjoying a little history. Palace of Fine Arts is also a beautiful walk, the architecture and picture opportunities are endless here. Since you are so close to..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the top 5 can't miss tourist attractions in S.F.?

    • Andy H.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Andy H. said, "...stop by Musée Mécanique for some old school games. Bike by Aquatic Park and Ghiradelli Square and Fort Mason .Bike through Palace of Fine Arts at night for a gorgeous view. Return the bike at Sports Basement . Have dinner at one of the..." See More

    • Cynthia C.

      Cynthia C. said, "...Yes, you can see a lot in 24 hours. It's a compact city. I love the Palace of Fine Arts. Check out a photo on line. It's beautiful. It's also close to Golden Gate Bridge. And you could also visit Fort Point National..." See More

  • 1 mention in Top 3 Must-do/eat/sees - Touristy Stuff!

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...see: [free] + Ocean Beach (this is really a single stop)[free] Bridge to bridge view from the top of Twin Peaks[free] Palace of Fine Arts+ Crissy Field Three things to eat: [$5-15 pp] If you venture to the beach area, Outerlands $5 best..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do for a day and a half in San Francisco?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...places to eat (Le Marais Bistro and Bakery, Isa Restaurant, A16, Mamacita) and within walking distance of many iconic sites, like Palace of Fine Arts, Presidio and Yoda Fountain, as well as Crissy Field - which provides great views of the Golden Gate..." See More

  • 1 mention in Attractions in San Francisco for Honeymoon

    • Edward G.

      Edward G. said, "...ride to the top of Twin Peaks, then you can glide ALL THE WAY back to downtown. Other spots include the Palace of Fine Arts, Fort Point National Historic Site, the Filbert Steps and Lombard Street. Sorry, I'm not up to date on..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best things to see for one day in San Francisco?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...options:North Beach area: Ferry Building MarketplaceLombard StreetTransamerica PyramidCoit TowerPier 39North Beach San Francisco's version of "Little Italy", very cute. Marina area: Palace of Fine Arts Chestnut St and Union St for walking and shoppingPresidio (so beautiful!)Crissy FieldLyon Street Steps Western SF: Ocean Beach +..." See More

  • 1 mention in local tour guide

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...and do! I'd plan to check out (trying to cluster things by location so you can plan accordingly): Crissy Field , Palace of Fine Arts, and Golden Gate BridgeGolden Gate Park (tons of cool things inside, like De Young Museum and California Academy..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to go in SF this weekend?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...of the city's prettiest views. Other insanely beautiful city scapes can be captured from Twin Peaks and Billy Goat Hill Park. Palace of Fine Arts, Presidio and Lyon Street Steps are all super close together and fun to check out. "Billionaires Row", the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must Sees in San Fran & Berkeley Sept. 19th-24th?

    • Ashleen R.

      Ashleen R. said, "...is great for drinks and relaxing on the 39th floor in the heart of downtown, Biking Golden Gate Bridge is awesome, Palace of Fine Arts, Ocean Beach and Sea Cliff are amazing for sunset dinners!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Unexpectedly photogenic areas in San Francisco

    • Karisa K.

      Karisa K. said, "...Potrero Hill has great skyline views of the city. Also, I would head to the Palace of Fine Arts- it's stunning. I'll be doing a post on my blog about these sites and more very soon! www.flirtingwiththeglobe.com..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do with 1 day in San Francisco?

    • Rashel N.

      Rashel N. said, "...Marina Green Park by the water and yachts, and see all the beautiful houses. Next you can make it to the Palace of Fine Arts, just off to the left when you reach the end of Marina Green. From there I would finally..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best locations for a solo round the world trip?

    • Kelly D.

      Kelly D. said, "...at the Swan Oyster Depot or share a table at the The Buena Vista Cafe. Be sure to stop by the Palace of Fine Arts, too, just because it's nice. If you're looking for a place that's so beautiful you don't need a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Weekend in San Fran- what should I do?

    • Daisy M.

      Daisy M. said, "...Hi, Matt. I don't live near SF any more, but would definitely recommend seeing San Francisco Chinatown and the Palace of Fine Arts near the Golden Gate Bridge, a gorgeous building built for a world's fair in the early 1900s and a great place..." See More

  • 1 mention in Looking for 2-3 cheap, and fun activities in the SF area

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...you can enjoy fresh air and a sea breeze in between strolling through local shops and eateries.Have a picnic at the Palace of Fine Arts. The views are stunning and it's a great way to spend a day!Take a boat on the Bay...." See More

  • 1 mention in Weekend with parents ideas needed

    • David S.

      David S. said, "...stands and people watchingWalk down Crissy Field to Fort Point Lighthouse, get a coffee at the Warming Hut, walk by the Palace of Fine Arts before/after (close by)Go to a Giant's game at AT&T ParkIf they're into art, visit the Legion of Honor and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must go in SF- non touristy and touristy?

    • AJ J.

      AJ J. said, "...bustling neighborhood, then onto Crissy Field to get a little picnic/yacht/beach time in, then to Fort Point National Historic Site or Palace of Fine Arts to get a unique view of the bridge as well as see a bit of local history. From there,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Looking for an affordable hotel in a quiet SF neighborhood

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...and Pacific Heights will also give you great access to many of the city's top sites, including Crissy Field, Marina District, Palace of Fine Arts, Golden Gate Bridge and Japantown. While the Sunset is a bit further from most of the central activity..." See More

  • 1 mention in What I can't miss in San Francisco in 4 days?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...so much great stuff in San Francisco, which makes your question tough! However, here's a shortlist of some can't-miss faves: Visit Palace of Fine Arts at nightTake a $15 boat ride under the Golden Gate Bridge and around Alcatraz . You can find these..." See More

  • 1 mention in So much to see and do, so little time.

    • Judy J.

      Judy J. said, "...stop there, but you can see it from the ferry). On the way to the GGB, you also stop at the Palace of Fine Arts, which is quite impressive, and definitely underrated. For a Breakfast option, Lori's Diner has a fun decor. To..." See More