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Pier 39

Category: Sightseeing + Tours

Beach St. at the Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94080


Map of Pier 39 and recommended places nearby
1. Aquarium of the Bay
2. Cable Car Museum
3. Ghirardelli Chocolate Manufactory & Soda Fountain
4. Wells Fargo History Museum
5. Greens Sports Bar
6. Biordi Art Imports
7. Lorraine Hansberry Theatre
8. North Beach
9. Lou's Pier 47
10. Pacific Heritage Museum of San Francisco
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Pier 39 - Reviews from across the web

No title - user review
We liked the carnival atmosphere of pier 39. Hey we are cheesy and we are tourists!Anyway, they had overpriced gift shops. Although I did find some cheap shot glasses for 99 cents. A...

Perfect Tourist Experience at PIer 39 - user review
Pier 39 is your usual tourist trap...That doesn't mean it's not great. They have tons of restaurants, shops, and activities. I went on the carousel with my mother...No, we are not chil...

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We visited San Francisco for 4 days during September 2004.We found the Pier 39 area to be quite stereotypical of an over developed tourist area, with its cheap knock off souvineer shop...

Interesting. - user review
Having never been to San Francisco it was a great place to go. The main reason is that there is so much to see around the area. You drive through part of downtown to get there, see Alcat...

Fun, fun, fun at Pier 39 - user review
We had a great time here last Sat. There are many great gift shops, a carousel and free entertainment in the main square there. Beautiful views of Alcatraz and surounding area, also....

Crowded Place but neat - user review
This place is super touristic so very, very crowded- the food is overprice but it is worth the visit to the SEALIONS- they are too cute!! i enjoyed it but shopping there is very expen...

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Pier 39 in San Francisco was so much fun to visit. We spent 3 days in San Fran and everyday was spent at this pier. The very best part was watching the seals! There were dozens of them...

stinks - user review
Pier 39 is such a low-brow attraction, it amazes me people even go there... Dont waste your time, there is so much else to do in this beautiful city. It is full of overpriced restaurants s...

Pier 39 | Museum/Attraction Review | San Francisco | Frommers.com - expert review
PIER 39 is a multilevel waterfront complex a few blocks east of Fishermans Wharf. Constructed on an abandoned cargo pier, it is, ostensibly, a re-creation of a turn-of-the-20th-century street scene, but dont expect a slice of old-time maritime life. ...

PIER 39, San Francisco’s Premier Bay Attraction, is a festive shopping mecca featuring 110 specialty shops and 12 full-service restaurants serving seafood, California cuisine, and casual fare with beautiful Bay views. At PIER 39 the picturesque scenery captures Alcatraz, the Golden Gate and Ba...

PIER 39 is located on the northernmost point of the San Francisco peninsula providing visitors with postcard views of Alcatraz, the Golden Gate and Bay Bridges, the San Francisco Bay and the City skyline. Telescopes are placed along the location's perimeter road for viewing the sights. PIER 39 is th...

Pier 39 San Francisco - Guide to Pier 39
If you're driving to Pier 39 from the south, use I-280. Resist all urges to exit until you get to Townsend Street. Follow it around the waterfront and you'll be there in no time. If the San Francisco Giants are playing at home, take US 101 and follow the signs toward Fisherman's Wharf. The multi-sto...

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