Places To Go in Downtown San Francisco

Countless attractions, shops and restaurants await visitors in the city’s charming neighborhoods — many conveniently located near the hotel. Civic Center put you close to everything from Fisherman’s Wharf to San Francisco’s famous Golden Gate Bridge. For more details about some nearby areas, please click on the links below.

Downtown San Francisco
Union Square
Civic Center

Getting Around

Cable cars are the classic public transportation of San Francisco. These charming streetcars are a quaint part of San Fran history and offer a wonderful way to see the city without walking uphill. They operate 6:30 a.m.–12:30 a.m. daily. The fare is $2. Find more information.

You’ll also find several local settings for business, sports and education.

Convention Centers

Moscone Center
747 Howard Street
(415) 974-4000

Downtown Center San Francisco
425 Market Street
(415) 405-7746

Concourse Exhibition Center
635 Eighth Street
(415) 490-5800

San Francisco Conference Center
255 S. Airport Blvd
(650) 877-8787


AT&T Park
San Francisco Giants Baseball
24 Willie Mays Plaza
(415) 972-2000

Monster Park
San Francisco 49ers Football
602 Jamestown Avenue
(415) 467-1994

McAfee Coliseum
Oakland Raiders Football
7000 Coliseum Way

San Francisco Soccer Football
Regional Soccer
2100 San Jose Avenue
(415) 586-9272


Academy of Art University
79 New Montgomery Street
(415) 274-2222

San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Avenue
(415) 338-1111

University of California at San Francisco
Parnassus Avenue
(415) 476-9000

University of San Francisco
2130 Fulton Street
(415) 422-5555

During your stay, make sure you see the following San Francisco landmarks:

  • Golden Gate Bridge
  • Vista Point
  • San Francisco Bay
  • Golden Gate Park
  • Coit Tower

Civic Center is also near Fisherman’s Wharf and other great San Francisco neighborhoods. You can find more places to go in Downtown San Francisco with the city’s Convention & Visitors Bureau online.

Civic Center Inn
790 Ellis Street
San Francisco, California 94109
Phone: (415) 775-7612
Fax: (415) 771-1745
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