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Mission District

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Address: Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
11:00 - 19:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 19:00
Sat 11:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No
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Great food and night life

Vibrant and fun. Great place to eat and people watch. Traffic and parking are tough on the weekend so best to use a car service.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Devon, Pennsylvania
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Devon, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Vibrant and fun. Great place to eat and people watch. Traffic and parking are tough on the weekend so best to use a car service.

Thank tshickel
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoy walking around this district and take in the sights and sounds. Lots of colourful wall art, shops and eateries.

Thank Claint5
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Mission street, between Market and Cesar Chavez, is really full of trash. And most of the streets around are not much better. Is it cultural, is it the high number of homeless ? And why the City is not i) cleaning seriously the streets with team of workers equipped with brooms ? ii) educating the population ? iii) providing with... More 

Thank Edouard T
Oakland, California
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Get a map of the murals scattered throughout this neighborhood and go and admire this terrific art. Along the way, admire the strange mix of hipsters, immigrants and yuppies. Lots of coffee and good food. Lots of unusual shopping. The hip traffic has moved to Valencia St.

Thank Thomas V
Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I left S.F. over 25 years ago, and back then, there was talk of rising rents, people being forced out, drug problems at 16th and Mission Bart stop, etc. It's been a gradual, consistent process. In 2017, like other parts of the city, there are now more than ever, a lot of mentally ill people, a lot of poor, a... More 

Thank Bryan H
Spokane, Washington
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

The Mission District is a treat for anyone who loves art, but especially those who love the art of Mexico. I'm an activist, and the history of the struggles of marginalized communities are told on the vivid, passionate murals of the Mission District. Take several hours to walk along 24th Street, then back up Mission Street to Mission Dolores Park.... More 

1 Thank Dale D
Mountain View, California
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Nice place to visit and see Hispanic art on walls in bldg., plus lot of restaurants and store to visit.

Thank EdwinAlers
Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

We visited friends that live in the Mission District and spent a lovely afternoon wandering around this wonderful neighborhood and admiring the many murals. There are lots of places to eat and drink as well as some inexpensive shopping opportunities. It appears that the area is becoming gentrified at an alarming pace and, perhaps, in the not too distant future,... More 

Thank denver60
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

I felt like I was taking a walk through the culture & history of San Fransisco a walk through the Mission District is a must especially as day turned to "Saturday" night so much energy! There are many options for nightlife and dining not to mention great ice cream shops and bakeries with lines outside. Great way to pass the... More 

2 Thank Clarel A
Sterling, Virginia
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Loves walking through the neighborhoods, especially the Mission District.Lots to see and do, many shops and cool architecture and eclectic design features. Must See!

1 Thank mshapiro99

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Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous street murals and a high density of bars and cafes make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people. While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the locals do by heading to Mission Dolores Park, buy some ice cream, and savor one of the most diverse neighbourhoods in the country.
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