San Francisco Attractions, Tours+Transportation: Alcatraz
The former federal penitentiary offers self-guided, ranger-led and night tours. Ferries leave from Pier 33, with frequent daily departures beginning at 9:10 am. Reservations recommended.
These events are happening nearby:
- 0 miles N - Tide Pool Feeding / Aquarium of the Bay / Daily / Join us at the tide pool to find out how a sea star eats and what makes the animals living along California's coast so special. You'll get the chance to feed a sea star and feel the cool tide pool water!
- 0 miles N - Bat Ray Feeding / Aquarium of the Bay / Daily / Come touch the Bat Ray and watch them eat. Learn how and what these animals eat.
- 0.49 miles W - Ride the Ducks / Ride the Ducks / Daily / Your captain will entertain you with stories of past and present. Learn about San Francisco history, the bay, its famous personalities and the area's impact on the state and our nation. Find out about the city's role in film, song and sports too! You'll pass by many San Francisco attractions during this 90 minute tour.