Often seen in movies and most commonly recognized from the opening credits of “Full House,” Alamo Square is the place to go in San Francisco to see the row of gingerbread-like Victorian houses known as the Painted Ladies. The Square is actually a park, the size of four city blocks, at the top of a hill overlooking downtown San Francisco. The park offers a playground, tennis court and ample grassy areas to pop a squat and enjoy a picnic with fabulous views.
Recent Traveler Reviews
Great place for kids to run
Get the F line tram to Castro and then take a 15min walk across to the park for some great views, see the painted houses and for the kids to let off some steam on…
Great location with far ranging views into the bay behind them. However they were nothing what I lead to believe they would be. To say disappointed is an understatement as they are not as vibrant…