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San Francisco Bay Model

2100 Bridgeway, Sausalito, CA 94965-1753
+1 415-332-3870
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Educate yourself on San Francisco Bay and environs

First visit after thinking about visiting for about 30 years. All locals should visit here at... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2016
Healdsburg, California
Amazing Effort by Community

Visited for a short while. A lot of effort has been put in, a model of the Bay Area and the... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2016
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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The world's largest working model of San Francisco Bay.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good45%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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2100 Bridgeway, Sausalito, CA 94965-1753
+1 415-332-3870

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

First visit after thinking about visiting for about 30 years. All locals should visit here at least once (sooner rather than later). Free though a $5 donation is suggested. An acre plus model of the Bay and the Delta region. Plan on an hour to...More

Thank WillieMacfan
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Visited for a short while. A lot of effort has been put in, a model of the Bay Area and the Sausalito area. Very interesting and very in-depth. Just stopped for a short while. You can identify your home if you live here. Lot of...More

1  Thank Nikareeta
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Very informative venue for educating the public on important issues surrounding San Francisco Bay: history, geology, development, habitat; and, future. Well designed and user friendly. and Free!

1  Thank Stan M
Reviewed 11 May 2016

If you are an engineer or scientist, you will be in heaven. If you are mechanically inclined or just are interested in how things work, you will love this place.

1  Thank Gordon R
Reviewed 7 May 2016

We finally got around to visit this remarkable facility. Mind boggling and educational. It was much more that we expected.

1  Thank Ron Y
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I've lived in Sausalito for years, but finally got myself and family visitors to the SF Bay Model--and what an eye-opener! The entire Bay Area H2O Eco system is on display, and what an amazing replication has been created for all to see here! In...More

1  Thank tapdancer68
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Another reviewer called this place old school, and she would be right. That is what is so amazing about it. No crazy video-game enhanced gimmicks. Just a HUGE model of the bay you can actually walk around. The model is full of water and shows...More

1  Thank WinecountryMartha
Reviewed 15 April 2016

This is a great opportunity to see a wooden sailboat being built in the same manner as over a hundred years ago. Take a tour with the very knowledgeable guide and learn all the interesting details. It's a really fascinating experience.

Thank Marcia G
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Took 2-11 year old boys and a 9-year old girl here on a weekday for a quick run through (about 45 minutes). In a huge old building on the water. Even kids with short attention spans will find the sheer size and scope of the...More

1  Thank SuzChicag0
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Order folks to come to this exquisite model of over 3,000 miles of the Greater San Francisco Bay shoreline. A couple of hours will briefly show just how magnificent this area is now. Engineers, children of all ages, fishermen, there is not person I can...More

1  Thank Len C
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What is the cost?
25 January 2016|
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Response from RFW1943 | Reviewed this property |
There is no cost. It is an amazing place and I urge you to visit.