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“Amazing place” 5 of 5 stars
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Palace of Fine Arts
3601 Lyon Street, San Francisco, CA 94123 (Marina District)
415 563 6504, 415 561 0364
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Owner description: Designed to look like a Roman ruin, this golden building is certainly a beauty to behold.
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“Amazing place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

This is a concert venue but also an architectural wonder. I would recommend to see it during sunset, with amazing views and photo opportunities. A lovely neighborhood, which deserves a nice walk. Parking on the nearby streets.

Visited April 2014
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“Catchy”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

A very nice place with impressive architecture, prepare your camera, you can capture really nice photos there. You must see it.

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“Beautiful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The Palace of Fine Arts is a marvellous structure originally constructed for the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition. If you enjoy architecture do not miss this icon of the area, It was rebuilt in 1965. The renovation of the lagoon and a seismic retrofit were completed in early 2009, It is tranquil place for the pictures and picnics surrounded by architecture, quiet neighbourhood even though there were crowds of people. It was like being back in Roman times and the weeping ladies were Majestic. There is picturesque lake which is home to beautiful swans, I really enjoyed my visit there.

Visited February 2014
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“Majestic”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This place is a wonderful place to just sit around and enjoy the peace, quiet, and weather. Bring a blanket and some picnic food!

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“after our visit to Crissy Field”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We walked here after our visit to Crissy Field. My teen boys do not enjoy anything with the words "Find Arts". They would never had agreed to go if I mentioned this as one of the destinations. However, since we were in the neighbor, they were more than happy to walk through it. We ended up spending a good hour in there taking photos and just enjoyed the place. The architecture and the details were simply beautiful. Our teens enjoyed taking pictures there. I am glad to have the opportunity to enjoy this beautiful place.

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