West Side Whimsy Walk

Neighborhood: West of Twin Peaks

Please Note:

Our free (donations welcome!), regularly scheduled tours are open to the public but NOT open to parties of 8 or more. If you plan to bring 8 or more walkers to a regular tour, please click here for more information on booking private group tours.


Discover the unique atmosphere and whimsical architecture of the City Beautiful movement-inspired neighborhoods built west of Twin Peaks. See Art Deco landmarks, storybook cottages, and Spanish castles as we explore the Balboa Terrace, St. Francis Wood, and Lakeside neighborhoods.

Next Tour:

Schedule to be announced


No restrooms available; Rain cancels

Future tours:

This tour is also scheduled on those dates in the calendar below (after the map) where the tour time is indicated (in red). You can advance to future months by clicking the >> symbol in the calendar title.


Meet at the staircase next to 141 Junipero Serra Blvd.

If the above map does not appear correctly, click here for alternate map.

Click here for public transit or driving directions to the starting point


This tour is offered may & october only

Schedule to be announced


Coordinator(s): Jacquie Proctor
Guide(s): Jacquie Proctor


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