Inner Richmond: Part I

Neighborhood: Richmond

Description

The Richmond District is one of San Francisco’s largest neighborhoods, and one with a vibrant history. Once dismissively dubbed the “Outside Lands” due to its distance from the city center and vast sand dunes, the Richmond played a vital role in the development of San Francisco as a little village.  It gave way to rows of pretty 1890s Victorians buttressed by the open parkland of Golden Gate Park and the Presidio. Where cars rush by on Park Presidio Boulevard, the district once welcomed 1906 Earthquake refugees and there was a small triangular block of old cable cars remodeled into studio homes.

Next Tours


    None scheduled in next 60 days

    Schedule

    This tour is offered May & October only

    Location

    Meet at the corner of Geary and 3rd Ave.

    Click the map to view full version on Google Maps
    View Transit Directions on Google Maps >>

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