Golden Gate Bridge Walking Tour

Marvel at San Francisco's world-famous landmark. Discover how the Golden Gate Bridge was built, who built it, and why it is not painted gold

Where 

Meet in the south-end Vista Point parking lot, on the San Francisco side of the bridge, at the Strauss Statue.

Cost 
Free (donations appreciated)
Please Note 

Weather can be unpredictable, so be sure to carry a windbreaker or jacket.

If You Go 

Stay at one of our San Francisco hostels.

Cartography of Ashes

An outdoor film event, Cartography of Ashes will combine archival images with footage of contemporary San Francisco and narration by San Francisco firefighters. Beginning at 8 p.m. the film will be projected on a firefighters

Where 

Fire Station No. 7, 19th and Folsom Streets

Cost 
Free
Please Note 
If You Go 

Stay at one of our San Francisco hostels.

Barbary Coast Trail Walking Tour: 1906 Earthquake and Fire

Every Saturday morning in April members of the San Francisco Historical Society will lead special two-hour earthquake tours (rain or shine) of the Barbary Coast Trail. Come hear tales of the tragedies and triumphs, devastation and renewal of those fateful days. Learn how the Old Mint was saved from certain destruction. See the landmark where survivors gathered to reunite with friends and loved ones. Find out how the city

Where 

Meet at the Old Mint, Fifth and Mission Streets

Cost 
Free (donations appreciated)
Please Note 
If You Go 

Stay at one of our San Francisco hostels.

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