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Alamo Square

Alamo Square, San Francisco, CA, USA


About Alamo Square

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.

Attractions near Alamo Square

Asian Art Museum1.5km from Alamo Square

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco houses one of the most comprehensive Asian art collections in the world, with more than 18,000 works of art in its permanent collection, some as much as 6,000 years old.

Lombard Street2.69km from Alamo Square

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.

Chinatown San Francisco2.87km from Alamo Square

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

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art2.97km from Alamo Square

A modern art museum located in the heart of San Francisco. A nonprofit organization, SFMOMA holds an internationally recognized collection of modern and contemporary art, and was the first museum on the West Coast devoted solely to 20th-century art. The museum's current collection includes over 33,000 works of painting, sculpture, photography, architecture, design, and media arts and more.

California Academy of Sciences3.01km from Alamo Square

Among the largest museums of natural history in the world, housing over 46 million specimens.

The Palace Of Fine Arts3.04km from Alamo Square

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.

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Cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.