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Alamo Square, San Francisco

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A neighborhood marked by some of the city's most distinctive architecture, Alamo Square is the home of the Painted Ladies, a row of Victorian houses with ornate facades and vibrant colors. Get a view of the neighborhood from Alamo Square Park, the neighborhood's namesake, at the top of the hill north of Hayes Street. On the perimeter of the park, you can view mansions where European consuls and American millionaires once lived, including the home of confectioner William Westerfeld. The park's views of the Golden Gate Bridge and its lawns and walkways attract visitors and residents for jogging, sports, and events. Make Alamo Square part of your personalized San Francisco itinerary using our San Francisco vacation trip planner.
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  • If you combine a tour through places dear to flower children 70 years surely will pass from Alamo Square. Here are the seven sisters, belle, one more beautiful than the other in a unique large lawn in the face, gorgeous view of the city, open space I recommend you not to miss this tour!
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  • Quite far out To snap a photo of a row of houses. Ok it might mean more to some people. But for someone from the UK. Yep. Houses. Shall we got to the pub? 
  • This is it! The most iconic view in San Francisco. The painted ladies of Alamo Square! The park itself has a great vista for one of the best views of the City By the Bay, but also has a dog run, playg...  more »