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Worth the stop

If you are in golden gate park then you need to stop by here. The Bruce is beautiful there are... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Phoenix, Arizona
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On the Eastern Edge

A lovely grove with some nice plaques giving information on the history of AIDS. Works going on at... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2017
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Aug 11, 2018
“Worth the stop”
Nov 15, 2017
“On the Eastern Edge”
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Nancy Pelosi Drive & Bowling Green Drive, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94117-2752
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

If you are in golden gate park then you need to stop by here. The Bruce is beautiful there are intensive plaques on aids and the activists that have helped to shed light and equality

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rsenteno
Reviewed November 15, 2017

A lovely grove with some nice plaques giving information on the history of AIDS. Works going on at the moment to improve access. 1978

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Albywon
Reviewed April 24, 2017

Sort of down below in Golden Gate Park, the AIDS grove is a special place filled with beauty as well as sadness, quietude backed up by activism.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank JDZatSF
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Simply beautiful way to acknowledge the impact of AIDs on the San Francisco community. One thought is to re-do the maps --- the dimensions are seriously out of whack! It's very small, easily walkable, and there's a wheelchair ramp as well.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank na07950
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

What a lovely section of the park! We were very surprised to hear that it is taken care of by volunteers! So peaceful and quite it was a wonderful little spot to stop and enjoy during our day!

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank bricagrog
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Enjoyed a walk on the marked paths and throughout the unpaved forest grove, which was larger than I expected. Many places to sit and reflect throughout; don't miss the stone memorial, with an overwhelming amount of names of loved ones lost to AIDS.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank CAMusicMom
Reviewed January 9, 2017

The National AIDS Memorial Grove is a beautiful spot for some quiet and peaceful reflection whilst in Golden Gate Park. This grove is a memorial valley for the hundreds of thousands of Americans (many of whom were from San Francisco) and millions worldwide who died...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

My teen didn't want to go through it but I insisted. :) It was a tranquil walkway with folks sitting, reading and hanging out on a beautiful day.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank kerstin1c
Reviewed September 26, 2016

We were at a birthday party for a friend at The AIDS Memorial Grove this weekend. First, the weather in the city was around 78 degrees..unheard of! There was not a cloud in the sky. It was the perfect day and just a beautiful place...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank DreDayBay
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

If you happen to be in the park go and visit this. It is not only extremely moving it's also a haven for peace and tranquility

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jencheltenham
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March 19, 2017|
Response from ExoticDoll |
The website says u have to donate $1,000 per name. So yes.