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  • Average0%
  • Poor25%
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29 May 2018
“Historic crossroads”
3 Sep 2016
“Not a must, but stroll along...”
Antique and art lovers will enjoy browsing this area's many shops and galleries.
Jackson Street between Battery and Kearny, San Francisco, CA 94111
Financial District
+1 415-397-6999
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

A lot of streets come together in this area. There is an old Transamerica building that is now used by the Church of Scientology. It was fist used in 1909 as The Bank of Italy. Giannini continued using it as a bank in 1929. And,...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 September 2016

There are simply many more places to visit at the neighbourhood than this square. For example: City Lights!

Thank Enhan
Reviewed 22 October 2012

This is a really attractive and interesting part of town. It doesn’t take long to visit – we just walked around the few blocks admiring the architecture in a few minutes. We were walking through Jackson Square on a walking tour of the city and...More

1  Thank Sara_and_Paul
Reviewed 10 October 2012

The Jackson Square district struck us as being an interesting area to visit, offering a historical view at a district that has retained much of its character and charm as well as offering opportunity to see buildings which survived the 1906 quake and fire. This...More

1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 5 August 2012

What seems to be a neighborhood of old buildings is a lot more if you know what to look for. This neighborhood has some of the oldest buildings in The City, dating to the 1850's, spared from the 1906 fire. The best way to see...More

4  Thank mstimc
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Financial District
The Financial District lies just east of Chinatown but
can seem a world apart given it’s San Francisco’s
version of Wall Street. The rush of business people
make up a hectic weekday and add to a frenetic pace of
life, but visitors who spend a few hours walking the
narrow streets will be rewarded with fine examples of
historic and contemporary architecture, including the
iconic Transamerica Pyramid. After business hours,
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