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I live in San Francisco and just love Alcatraz. I don't go there all the time, but am always happy to take friends who visit. And it's a must to get the audio tour! make sure you book in advance as it can be sold...More
Grew up hearing about Alcatraz, Al Capone, etc. It was interesting to visit this now well kept museum. Times have changed, but visiting the inside of Alcatraz, making use of the included audio tour, makes for an interesting history lesson. Several thing struck me, but...More
To realize how close A-I is to SF, and to think of the men there seeing life go on without them...it still gives me chills. The audio tour is terrific. Find the time and go! (Our tour was part of a tour.)
I have been there two times in April and June. I love it there. In addition to so much history, the island is a beautiful place to see San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The history of Alcatraz is so interesting. Be sure to take...More
Quite an eerie but intriguing & fascinating experience, well worth the visit. Lots of info from guides but you can have a personalised visit and do your own tour with headphones. Thoroughly enjoyable. Loved the boat trip over to the Island.
We arrived at Pier to pick up our tickets. The people booked for the 12.30pm tour lined up to enter the ferry. The boarding process took about 30 minutes. It is important to take the audio tour to learn all about Alcatraz history. We enjoyed...More