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Emperor Norton's Fantastic San Francisco Time Machine

Union Square, San Francisco, CA
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Union Square, San Francisco, CA
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
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"barbary coast"
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"walking tour"
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"great tour"
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"entertaining manner"
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"colorful history"
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"the financial district"
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"explore sf"
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"wear comfortable walking shoes"
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"learn something"
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"wealth of information"
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"highly recommend this tour"
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

I took ‘The Emperor Norton Time Machine Walking Tours - Tour That Never Ends’. It was a special rare event. A six hour plus adventure with heroes like Mark Twain, Shanghai Kelly, Lola Montés and “Oofty Goofty - the Wild Man of Borneo". Our guide...More

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Reviewed April 4, 2018

Touring with the Emperor is probably one of the best tours we have done while travelling. Norton was interesting and full of history facts. We thoroughly enjoyed it and will probably sign up for one of his other tours during our next visit.

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Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Great way to see and learn about San Francisco! Our tour guide was 'Emperor Norton', complete in costume. Very knowledgeable guide, and easy to talk to and ask questions. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic tour of San Francisco. The guideis so very well-informed and brings the history of the city, neighborhoods, buildings, and historic personages to life! The guide is friendly and very interactive I would go a second time!!!!

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Reviewed February 22, 2018

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

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North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds
of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian
ristorante come together to create the charming
neighborhood of North Beach, once the stomping grounds
for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of North
Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always
suitable for younger visitors, few neighborhoods in
the city exude as much European charm and style.
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