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A Walking Tour

Architectural, Cultural And Historical Tours Of
San Francisco’s Most Distinctive Neighborhoods

Fairmont hotel lobby


Learn the secrets and scandals of the Silver Kings and Railroad Barons who lived on “the” hill overlooking the bay. Ballrooms, gardens, mansions, fountains and world famous Grace Cathedral.
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Union Square/

Experience the distinctive Theater District with boutique hotels and rare rock-n-roll photography at the SF Art Exchange. Tour select art galleries all surrounding a bustling Union Square. See Tony Bennett’s “heart” and the Neiman Marcus rotunda before entering the exotic Chinatown Gates. Silk lanterns, dragon and lion symbols await you as you explore a Buddhist monastery, hidden alleyways, glittering stores, tea shops and taste a fortune cookie.
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Iconic structures like the Bank of America plaza, the Transamerica Pyramid and the Salesforce tower are surrounded by handsome Renaissance Baroque buildings filled with sculpture, art, murals and historic plaques.
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Experience the Compelling History of Old San Francisco

History Brought To Life

Hobnob Tours brings the irresistible and gossipy history of San Francisco back to life for tourists and locals. Since 1999, these fun, fascinating and informative walking tours include Nob Hill, the Financial District, and Union Square/Chinatown.

Local Guides

Our experienced Bay Area-born guides love San Francisco and its history. Research was done at major university libraries and historical collections. We’ve made it possible to tour venues not open to the general public.

Our Tours Have Easy Walks, No Hills

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