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Lots of history, great audio tour. New areas have been opened up since my visit in 2005. In 2005 I’m convinced that Al Capones cell was part of the tour but now the literature says they are unable to identify his cell. Very informative tour...More
My son and I very much enjoyed the cruise and tour. Just walking around the site is well worth the trip. If you've seen the Clint Eastwood movie, it's even better! We did the walking tour with the headphones and I think that added a...More
We spent more than 4 hours on Alcatraz Island visiting the jail area and walking the island. The audio tour was great, and we enjoyed the 2:00 pm presentation of opening/closing the cells. Definitely an experience.
Make sure to book this activity in advance. It is worth the effort of advance planning (and it does fill up fast) While my husband complained that it is expensive for a "State Park" outing, there is a lot of overhead involved including the ferry...More
Was on a cruise stopping for the day. Purchased our tickets online a few months prior to our visit. This trip did the day tour, and it was excellent. Did the night tour years ago and it was possibly better and more eery at night....More
Booked tickets in advance. No problems with the QR codes from the phone.
Well organised transport system.
Very well organised tours.
Ran into an ex-inmate doing a book signing in the gift shop. Lovely chap at almost 90. Bought a couple of books. He was...More
Self guided with audio this was an excellent, informative tour. Lots of knowledge gained about the history of island. History about the inmates and the operational process of the island was fascinating. Walking around the island and the tour took about 2 - 2.5 hours...More