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“Wonderful” 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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San Francisco Deluxe Half-Day City Tour
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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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74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2006

Beautiful architecture, a lovely pond with waterbirds and terrapins. The perfect place for a picnic. Must take a camera!

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“Absolutely Beautiful...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2005

No amount of description can properly capture the magic of this place. My family and I were taken there as part of a package tour of the city and I will say that "The Palace of Fine Arts" was indeed a highlight. I just wish we had been allowed to stay a little longer. We simply loved the atmosphere and sense of history that is all around. If you are new to San Francisco or just visiting, this place is wonderful.....just don't forget your camera! Highly, highly recommended!

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