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Classic Walking Tour of San Francisco with Emperor Norton

EDITOR'S CHOICE
  • 424 Ratings

Embrace the quirky charm that defines San Francisco. See some of the City by the Bay's most iconic and historic sights—including Union Square, the St. Francis Hotel and more—guided by Emperor Norton I, San Francisco's unofficial mascot.

Duration: 1 hour
Cancellation: 24 hours in advance.

What You Will Do

  • Meet one of the most colorful characters central to the quirky history of San Francisco, self-proclaimed "Protector of Mexico," Emperor Norton I
  • Follow your entertaining Emperor-dressed guide on an interactive sightseeing tour filled with historical anecdotes from his life
  • Gain a unique perspective on the earthquake and great fire of 1906, and other historical events that shaped San Francisco
  • Visit and learn the stories behind Union Square, the St. Francis Hotel, Maiden Lane, Lotta’s Fountain, Bummer and Lazarus, the Palace Hotel, Jackson Square, Portsmouth Square, and the Barbary Coast

What's Included

  • 1 hour walking tour of San Francisco with costumed guide

Additional Information

  • Bring water and wear comfortable walking shoes.

Customer Reviews

  • 424 Ratings

  • Joe

Only four person group with interesting sites and stories. Humorous and informative. Go and you will enjoy.

July 14, 2018

  • Justin

This was definitely a highlight of our trip to San Francisco!

July 9, 2018

  • Andrea

The tour was the perfect length, not too strenuous, very informative and entertaining and was a nice, intimate size.

July 2, 2018
Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
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