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Sausalito Visitors Center

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Address: Sausalito, CA
Phone Number: 415-332-0505
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Informative and Worthwhile Stop-Look at the History Part

Stop here and get info and history. The back room presents a pictorial history of Sausalito. Learn a great deal from reading to info attached to the pictures. And the woman in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2016
Retiree55578
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Stop here and get info and history. The back room presents a pictorial history of Sausalito. Learn a great deal from reading to info attached to the pictures. And the woman in the front was very helpful in directing where to go to enjoy a one day visit to Sausalito. Stop here and visit with knowledge.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

We reached Sausalito in the morning and pretty interested to cover the major attractions. Visitor center guide helped us with the map explaining the must see places and how to reach each point. Appreciate the help. Must visit!!!

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tessacate88
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

Very helpful. Gave us all the information we needed before we even had to ask. Friendly and efficient. I wish all visitor centre's around the world were so good. Keep up the good work. Thank you.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 508 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Lots to do across the bay from San Francisco and the Visitor's Center is a great place to start. Friendly folks with lots of brochures, pamphlets, maps and up to date information. You'll plan out your trip right with minimal zig zags and backtracking. ...

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Exeter, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Lovely little village, very popular and crowded, had the best sandwiches at the Bakery for lunch. BLT and Chicken Pesto both excellent.

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Athens, Georgia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

A cute, relaxing, slightly pretentious getaway from San Francisco. We biked across the bridge and did the "bike valet". Restaurant selection can be limited and many places only take cash (there are a Bank of America and a few other ATMs around). If taking a ferry back get you ticket at the blue kiosk as soon as you get there... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Decided to go to Sausalito when in San Fran as my sister had been there before and said it was nice. It is easy enough to get to/back by ferry, either from main ferry terminal or further up on pier 39, where the fares seem to range from $9 to $13 each way but be warned the ferries leave around... More 

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

It was quite disappointing to see the visitor center to be closed on a weekday afternoon. The town is good to take a walk around and see some nice yachts but nothing so great as hyped

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

A small area with interesting historical photos and an old gramophone. They were most helpful and provided excellent advice.

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Moneta, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

My 3rd time to Sausalito . We drove and keep coming back to Hanson's Art Gallery . Walked the downtown area several streets of nice shops . Great photo op where the ferries dock . The best part of town is the Visitor's Center . I loved the history lessons the old pictures all very well done.

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