Golden Gate Bridge

Neighborhood: Presidio


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It’s an international symbol of San Francisco, a mind-blowing feat of engineering, and one of the most-photographed places in the entire world. The iconic Golden Gate Bridge has captivated locals and tourists alike since it opened in 1937. It was the world’s longest and tallest suspension bridge at its opening, and almost a century later, remains one of the most impressive structures ever built by humans.

Immerse yourself in the story of the Golden Gate, featuring soaring architectural design, stunning engineering, terrifying geology, ripping currents and tides, famous fog, sailboats, ships, marine mammals, fearless ironworkers, naysayers, conservative bankers — oh, and an absolutely breathtaking view. Experience a true wonder of the world — with guides who can tell you how it all happened.

Next Tours

  • Sunday, April 2 at 11:00 am given by Robin S. Waitlist full
  • Thursday, April 6 at 11:00 am given by Christine G. Waitlist full
  • Thursday, April 13 at 11:00 am given by Stephen B. Waitlist full
  • Sunday, April 16 at 11:00 am given by Lana J. Waitlist full
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  • Sunday, April 30 at 11:00 am given by TBDSign Up
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  • Sunday, May 7 at 11:00 am given by TBDSign Up
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Tour Length: Approximately 1-1/2 to 2 hours

Weather can be unpredictable and it can get windy on the bridge.
Wear layers (sweaters + jacket).



Meet at the Strauss statue in the visitors plaza, the SF side of the Bridge.


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Please note: Private groups tours required for groups of 8 or more.