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Fort Mason Center

Buchanan Street and Marina Boulevard, San Francisco, CA 94123
+1 415-441-3400
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Buchanan Street and Marina Boulevard, San Francisco, CA 94123
Marina District
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the Art Market and was impressed that they kept the old For Mason Army Barracks and were able to create an interesting art space within its plain walls. Beautiful views of the San Francisco Bay. It is interesting to visit for historical purposes.

Thank Susan90405
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Spent a lovely afternoon wandering around this Civil War era fort built to protect the bay from British and Russians who were fur trapping on the coast. There are several buildings that are still in use now by the National Park Services as they maintain...More

Thank takrafty
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Situated in the Golden Gate Park this former military establishment has been converted into an arts and cultural centre with some small shops and Cafes. You must call into the main office - the ranger is extremely helpful and knowledgeable and can provide you with...More

Thank Peeceecee
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Art, books, a cafe, restaurants - this place is a hidden gem just off Marina Boulevard and within the Golden Gate national park. We enjoyed a drink in the sun having spent hours perusing the bookstore which is run by the public library. We also...More

Thank mermaid109
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This former Army-based is now used for a variety of community events. The large pier-based buildings host meeting and shows over the years. Two consistent events I enjoy are the Farmer's Market on Sunday which runs to 1:30 PM, and the Off-the-Grid Food Truck Festival...More

Thank Harry W
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I have driven past this area before but have never entered the site. Today I was brought here for a conference reception at the General's Residence. Great historical site, and excellent views of Alcatraz and Fisherman's Wharf. Well worth a visit

Thank James S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This was formerly the San Francisco Port of Embarkation for the US Army, but it has been redeveloped for educational and cultural activities. The building are historic and cool. This is a good place for locals, and when I visited on a Sunday, there were...More

Thank vacationmanic
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Been there a number of times on business and it was a cool place in a fly location. Great view of the water.

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I have lived near San Francisco my entire life, and I have never known about Fort Mason. It is a beautiful property, and if you ever have an opportunity to either attend or host an event at the Residence, you are in for a treat....More

Thank Kim K
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This is the place to eat! This place is fun and you will be overwhelmed by the different authentic cuisines here. My favorite truck was the gyro stop simply because i love me some greek food!

Thank Noi O
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Marina District
Beautiful homes, beautiful people, and a beautiful
backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge welcome visitors to
the Marina. Originally the location for the
Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 1915 (whose
remnants can be seen at the Palace of Fine Arts), much
of the land was filled and flattened to accommodate a
world’s fair. That ample space has given way to a
jogger’s paradise at the northern edge of the city.
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