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Location: 51 Yerba Buena Lane, Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco, CA
The Museum of Craft and Folk Art provides exhibitions and educational programs to honor cultural traditions past and present, and celebrate the creative spirit.
The Museum's Education...
Location: San Francisco, CA
Families who are planning a vacation or just looking for the best scenic drive can check out MAD Maps. The local San Francisco company has a passion for finding the best backroads and adds in q...
Location: 2800 Leavenworth Street, The Anchorage Mall, San Francisco, CA
Climb into a Duck (or amphibious vehicle) for a 90-minute land and water tour. Tours are offered every day; the Ducks drive through the neighborhoods of San Francisco - Fisherman's Wharf...
Location: 1206 Masonic Avenue, San Francisco, CA
Participants on the Haunted Haight Walking Tour learn all about local ghosts, history, parapsychology, Victorian archiecture, and ghost hunting with the founder and president of the San Francis...
Location: 2513 Blanding Avenue, Alameda, CA
Rhythmix Cultural Works is a center for the performing and visual arts in Alameda. It offers a range of art experiences, encourages community awareness through participation in the arts, and pr...
Location: 56 Ross Alley, San Francisco, CA
Getting to the Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Company may be half the fun, as you wander through Chinatown, past the tourist shops, and down an alley that time forgot.
In the tiny old-fash...
Location: Beach Street and The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA
What we like best about Pier 39 is the colony of blustery, slippery California sea lions who have made this tourist zone an outpost. Each winter, the population can increase up to 900 sea lions...
Location: Music Concourse, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA
If it's serenity you're looking for, you probably won't find it here. These meticulously designed gardens, orginally built for the 1904 Mid-Winter Fair, are very popular and draw crowds. But qu...
Location: Pier 45, Shed A, San Francisco, CA
Musee Mecanique is a fascinating museum brimming with coin-operated old carnival attractions, such as marionettes, player pianos, and a scary mechanical laughing lady called Laughing Sal.
Location: 250 Florida, San Francisco, CA
The SF/SPCA's Maddie's Pet Adoption Center is a unique animal shelter that looks more like an apartment building. It houses 21 "doggie apartments" and 67 "kitty lofts," and a nicer shelter layo...
Location: 699 Bellevue Ave, Oakland, CA
Children's Fairyland features rides, puppet shows, children's theater performances, farm animals, arts and crafts, talking storybooks, plus thirty storybook sets. It's the perfect place for the...