A Turbulent Port

Neighborhood: Embarcadero

Please Note:

Our free (donations welcome!), regularly scheduled tours are open to the public but NOT open to parties of 8 or more. If you plan to bring 8 or more walkers to a regular tour, please click here for more information on booking private group tours.

Description:

Look behind the seawall to find evidence of what once was, and what might be expected in the future. The built environment tells the story of San Francisco's transformation from West Coast premier port, to one of the world's premier hubs for innovation and entrepreneurship. We'll examine resistance to change, and some of the global economic, social and geological forces that have made it inevitable.

Next Tour:

Saturday, October 26 at 11:00 am given by Barbara Davis

Notes:

Formerly called Embarcadero South/Ruth Miller Ramble

Future tours:

This tour is also scheduled on those dates in the calendar below (after the map) where the tour time is indicated (in red). You can advance to future months by clicking the >> symbol in the calendar title.

Location:

Meet at Mission & Steuart Streets, by Rincon Center. Public transportation: Muni lines 12, 14-Mission, all Market Street lines (to Ferries), and Embarcadero BART/Muni Station.

We are aware that the maps no longer appear. We hope to have this corrected in the near future.

Schedule:

This tour is offered all year

<< September 2019 >>
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*newly added tour(s) that are not listed in the printed brochure

Guides:

Coordinator(s): Rob Spoor
Guide(s): Barbara Davis, Benjamin Parks, Rob Spoor


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