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The Palace Of Fine Arts

3601 Lyon St, San Francisco, CA 94123, USA

Man-made Structures- Other
Old Ruins
Art Galleries

About The Palace Of Fine Arts

This is a monumental structure originally constructed for the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition in order to exhibit works of art presented there.  Situated in the Marina District of San Francisco, California. In addition to hosting art exhibitions, it remains a popular attraction for tourists and locals.

Attractions near The Palace Of Fine Arts

Lombard Street1.97km from The Palace Of Fine Arts

Lombard Street is an east-west street in San Francisco, California that is famous for a steep, one-block section with eight hairpin turns. Stretching from The Presidio east to The Embarcadero.  The famous one-block section claimed to be "the most crooked street in the world", is located along the eastern segment in the Russian Hill neighborhood. It is a major tourist attraction.

Fisherman's Wharf2.8km from The Palace Of Fine Arts

One of the popular tourist attractions in San Francisco.  It roughly encompasses the northern waterfront area of San Francisco from Ghirardelli Square or Van Ness Avenue east to Pier 35 or Kearny Street. It is one of the busiest and well-known tourist attractions in the western United States.  Other tourist attractions at the wharf include museums, souvenir stores, historical buildings, scenic vistas over the Bay and the famous sea lions at Pier 39.

Alamo Square3.04km from The Palace Of Fine Arts

Alamo Square is a residential neighborhood and park in San Francisco, California. Its boundaries are not well-defined but are generally considered to be Webster Street on the east, Golden Gate Avenue on the north, Divisadero Street on the west, and Fell Street on the south. The well known postcard motif "Painted Ladies" is located in Alamo Square.

Golden Gate Bridge3.28km from The Palace Of Fine Arts

One of the longest and tallest suspension bridge in the world, and one which definitely is most photographed.

Alcatraz Island3.58km from The Palace Of Fine Arts

Developed with facilities for a lighthouse, a military fortification, a military prison, and a federal prison that seized operations in the 1960s. Today the small island is open for tours.

Chinatown San Francisco3.67km from The Palace Of Fine Arts

This is the oldest Chinatown in North America and the largest Chinese enclave outside Asia.

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