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Clarion Alley, What3words: ///royal.crown.stay, San Francisco, CA 94103
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

I found this place while doing a search of nearby things to do while on our way to the airport. The street was painted with thought provoking murals it makes you stop and reflect the message it coveys. I don’t know some of the people...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Venust
Reviewed September 30, 2018

The street art in San Francisco is noticeably more political and thought-provoking than its counterparts in other US cities. Nowhere is that more evident than Clarion Alley. I went on a gorgeous Saturday afternoon and saw a few artists at work on new murals.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Really amazing street art on both sides of this alleyway. Some had social messages. Really enjoyed this - wonder why it's so underrated!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Drunkenhammie
Reviewed September 8, 2018

A few blocks long, this alley is chockablock with small individual murals, many making political statements often with a sense of humor.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wayne-Librarian
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

These were my favorite murals from my SF trip - beautiful statement pieces, lining a long alleyway. We spent about 30 minutes there to see them all.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LizzR9
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Amazing street art occupying both sides of the alleys walls. Would definitely recommend checking out if you’re in the Mission District area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gaiaelena2000
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

The Clarion Alley Murals occupy both sides of a long alley. They are terrific examples of street art and, though somewhat outside the tourist areas, and are well worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MarkP115
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

The Muni bus system will drop you close to this site. A little bit of a rough area, so go mid-day, not in the evening. The murals are amazing and well worth a slow stroll down the alley. Valencia was a nicer street, we went...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 59ellenb
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Some very good street art with thought provoking messages - definitely worth a visit if near Valencia/mission

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 20, 2018

I went to the Mission District and strolled through several streets. One of them Clarion Alley has many beautiful murals. Some are really beautiful and colorful, express enjoyment of life, others look dark and express pessimism. It seems that the pictures were sometimes painted over....More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighborhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
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Response from gaiaelena2000 | Reviewed this property |
There is no fee - you can just walk down, it’s a public street.
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