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Let us never forget

Great navy memorial honoring those who faught at the battle of Guadalcanal aboard the uss San... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Phoenix, Arizona
via mobile
better than expected

We stopped here because the parking was easier than for Sutro Baths. I had no idea about the... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2016
Lynne S
Winters, California
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11 Aug 2018
“Let us never forget”
17 Jul 2016
“better than expected”
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2400 El Camino Del Mar, San Francisco, CA 94121
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Great navy memorial honoring those who faught at the battle of Guadalcanal aboard the uss San Francisco the info plaque is also really good

Thank rsenteno
Reviewed July 17, 2016

We stopped here because the parking was easier than for Sutro Baths. I had no idea about the history of Guadalcanal and was sobered by the loss of life and change in direction of WW2 from this battle. Good signage.

Thank Lynne S
Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

A fitting memorial to this ship that participated in the Battle of Guadalcanal and suffered many losses. Has great vistas around it as it abuts the Lands End. Interesting incorporation of the actual ship pieces, broken though they are, as part of the perimeter of...More

Thank PlatinumHoney
Reviewed December 30, 2015

The story of USS San Francisco is engraved in a plaque nearby and is quite interesting. Enjoy beautiful views from here. There are park benches that look out to waves crashing against rocks that stick out of the beautiful blue Pacific with the golden gate...More

Thank DMulan
Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

My favorite spot to sit and enjoy the beauty. Most amazing views of the ocean and Golden Gate Bridge. Nice trails to enjoy and plenty of parking.

Thank patton1224
Reviewed June 14, 2015

very nice memorial. nice setting. didn't feel scared or have problems with theft. decent stop while touring the sites.

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed May 29, 2015

I would advise against visiting this area, unless you are partial to vehicle burglary and theft. I parked in the public lot in front of the memorial and decided to hike down the trails for better views of the Golden Gate Bridge. When I returned,...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

I took the steps up from the trail to get a better view and decided to walk over and see what the memorial was about seeing I was there. I am glad I did, being Australian, I am grateful for their sacrifice seeing we were...More

Thank cajhm
Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Good place to go if you want to avoid the Tourist traps. Plenty of parking trails and a great view. There's a nice little restaurant nearby could get a good lunch.

Thank Ridgruner
Reviewed February 23, 2015

The memorial is very small but humbling in the same respect. The memorial itself is built from actual pieces of the ship which was decommissioned due to the heavy damage sustained during the battle of Guadalcanal. My grandfather was stationed aboard this ship during the...More

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