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Things to Do in Downtown San Francisco

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Travelers agree: San Francisco is one of country’s most charming and beloved cities. Whether you’re hopping aboard one of her iconic cable cars or heading to Union Square, Fisherman’s Wharf or the celebrated Presidio, every square mile captivates with rich history and natural heritage. Take in an exhibit at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art or the vast Asian Art Museum, nibble dim sum in Chinatown, cruise to Alcatraz, and take a drive down world-famous Lombard Street.

San Francisco is the very heart of the Bay Area and yet it's a surprisingly small city measuring just seven by seven miles. It's best known for its incredible ethnic and cultural diversity, as well as its stunning range of restaurants (it has more restaurants per capita than any other city in the U.S. Visitors delight in unique neighborhoods, historic landmarks, world-class museums, and vibrant performing arts scene.