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A military installation from 1776 until 1994, the Presidio saw duty for Spain, Mexico and the U.S.; it is now a national park with almost 1,500 acres of hiking and biking trails, beautiful beaches and stunning views.
San Francisco, CA 94129
+1 415-561-5300
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the many entrances to the place is by the top western end of Lombard Street. Went here as we needed to purchase an America the Beautiful Pass from the on-site Visitors' Centre, and were so glad we did. The whole area is spectacular...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 1 week ago

No matter what your interests or what kind of group you're traveling with, the Presidio offers a wide range of historic sites, family friendly attractions, great nature trails, a lovely winding road through forest, views of the harbor, city and Golden Gate Bridge. You can...More

Thank pookala
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Presidio specifically to visit the Walt Disney Family Museum, but afterwards we spent some time just walking around the area. We were there on a Monday, so I think some of the buildings were closed for the day.

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here to do the Battery to Bluff trail. When we got there it was so cold and windy we could not do. Instead we drove around a little and it was a really nice area with lots of places to park and take...More

Thank Lareson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great views of the golden gate bridge. Nice beaches and trails to walk along. The history of the area is cool to being a former military base

Thank rsenteno
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very impressive location, worth a visit. This formed part of a morning's tour of many places in SF for us.

Thank arualgeeneebee
Reviewed 1 week ago

did the hop on hop off tour well worth it to see the sights fishermans warf the golden gate pier 39 Alcatraz Island is a must see short boat ride and great view of the city.

Thank Docchambersbugpa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While many people know about the Presidio because of it's location near the Golden Gate Bridge, the history of the land is awesome as well! It has belonged to the Army since the late 1800s. When the Army base was closed in the 1980-90 base...More

Thank Tami H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely beautiful - great views of the Bridge. Traffic can be very heavy with long waits - still worth the effort.

Thank Donna K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the weekly Picnic at the Presidio held each Sunday (from 11a-4p) at the main park. The food and atmosphere is always great. They have >20 food vendors, music, yoga and access to clean restrooms. It is also close to Fort Point, Chrissy Fields and...More

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16 January 2018|
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Response from Di S | Reviewed this property |
No fee just go and wander around
18 May 2017|
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Response from bobby k | Reviewed this property |
At this time all the trails have beautiful flowers and foilage. The trees are green and the views fantastic.
27 February 2017|
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Response from Ricci S | Reviewed this property |
there are alot of paved areas but i am unsure of all of the trails...either way you will enjoy the presidio...i guarantee it!