"Palace of Fine Arts" Palace of Fine Arts Tip by Phalaenopsis03

Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco: 62 reviews and 105 photos

by Phalaenopsis03
  • Palace of Fine Arts - San Francisco
  • With special people, circa '97. - San Francisco
      With special people, circa '97.
    by Phalaenopsis03

East of the Presidio and the bridge stands the Palace of Fine Arts. Built as part of the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition, it's the sole survivor among other grandiose monuments built in that area for the same purpose. It was fashioned in the neoclassical style that today resembles more like an ancient Roman ruin. With beautiful landscaping and a swan-filled lagoon, it makes for the perfect backdrop for wedding photos. As such, every visit there guaranteed that I'd run into the smiling faces of the betrothed and their wedding photographers.

Address: 3601 Lyon Street, San Francisco, California
Directions: At Bay St in Marina/Cow Hollow
Phone: (415) 563-6504
Website: http://www.palaceoffinearts.org/Welcome.html

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 2, 2006
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