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Victorian Home Walk

Union Square, Corner of Powell and Post, San Francisco, CA 94102
+1 415-252-9485
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Being a California Native, I was so thrilled to be able to take a walk with someone so... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2016
Westminster, Colorado

Four of us did this walking tour yesterday and we loved it. Jay, our guide, has an excellent route... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2016
Belmont, California
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Join us in exploring Pacific Heights with its colorful Victorian row houses, famous mansions, and beautiful gardens. Learn the history of San Francisco through its architecture ! A great introduction into the local side of San Francisco. Established in 1996. EXCLUSIVE : Visit the inside of a period Queen Anne Victorian ! The walk is easy, the pace leisurely, and there are no hills to climb.
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Union Square, Corner of Powell and Post, San Francisco, CA 94102
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+1 415-252-9485

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Reviewed 3 January 2016

Being a California Native, I was so thrilled to be able to take a walk with someone so knowledgeable as Jay. He is very friendly and the walk he planned is easy with no hills. It was well planned and executed on his part. This...More

Thank tdenver
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Four of us did this walking tour yesterday and we loved it. Jay, our guide, has an excellent route planned for every walking ability. The tour features architecture in San Francisco from 1860 to the present. You learn how the city survived the great fire...More

Thank CarmenJo
Reviewed 1 January 2016

This is a well planned and executed tour. The guide Jay was a font of expert knowledge and was in a position to answer a barrage of questions from our small well informed local and international group. His local knowledge was useful for travel, restaurants...More

Reviewed 30 December 2015

My wife booked a surprise getaway to San Fransisco that included the Victorian Home Walk. She kept it a secret all the way up to the moment our tour guide appeared in Union Square. Being a fan of San Fransisco, of architecture, and of historical...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Went with 2 friends and had a great time. Two of us had done the tour several years ago and wanted the third friend to go on it. She enjoyed it too!

Thank Gail K
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Very interesting tour, much because of the wonderful guide Jay. He made even the least interested person in our gang of friends, fascinated.

Thank Towa S
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I took the tour on nice sunny day. The Tourguide was on time at Union Square and knows so much about San Francisco. He showed us little hitten "treasures" and had lots of stories to tell. The tour is easy, a nice walk, no hills...More

Thank Carolin J
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Jay is a very engaging and knowledgeable guide. He was very humorous and we thoroughly enjoyed and whole heartedly recommend his tour - you will not regret it.

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Bus ride to the pacific heights from downtown. Jay was very helpful, easy to understand, (he enunciates and uses big gestures). Tour was informative, guide was friendly. I was especially impressed with the time inside Queen Anne's Bed and Breakfast. Very nicely decorated. I believe...More

Thank CHC1885
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We loved this A+++ tour. Jay was a very well-informed, amiable guide. We learned so much about the styles and history of the Victorian and Edwardian homes on this walking tour. The tour began with a short city bus trip directly to our starting point,...More

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Jennifer H
6 April 2017|
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Response from victorianwalk | Property representative |
Yes, children are allowed. I get many participants with small children. Effective January 2017 the tour operates three days a week (from five). Tour open Friday, Saturday and Monday. There are still some old brochures... More
Brian P
19 April 2016|
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Response from victorianwalk | Property representative |
No booking. Just show up at corner of Powell and Post of Union Square. I show up at 10:55 am with a yellow sign that says Victorian Home Walk. $25 cash fee collected at end of tour. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday.