- Our list of the best things to do in San Francisco, California, features the top 894 nearby activities — including 328 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- San Francisco, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 251 things to do within the city of San Francisco, CA , followed by 645 popular activities in nearby cities, including Pacifica, Berkeley, Half Moon Bay, San Carlos, South San Francisco, Oakland, Sausalito, Richmond, Martinez, San Leandro, Walnut Creek, Hayward, Alameda, San Bruno, Castro Valley, San Mateo, Belmont, Redwood City, San Rafael, Daly City, Union City, Vallejo, Burlingame, Pleasant Hill, Benicia, Novato, Tiburon, Lafayette, Danville, Concord, San Ramon, San Pablo, Menlo Park, Lodi, Santa Ynez, Fremont and Dublin
Gardeners and horticulture enthusiasts love to visit the Petaluma Seed Bank, one of the largest and most important botanical supply stores on the West Coast. It features thousands of heirloom seed varieties, gardening supplies, accessories and books.
94% 157 votes
5175 Somersville Rd, Antioch, CA 94509 MoreLess Info
Visitors of the Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve will have the opportunity to go camping in both general public and educational group camping areas. The site features grassland, foothill woodland, and stream vegetation.
Known for its playground areas, Heritage Oaks Park has a normal playground, as well as a climbing area filled with rock structures. The park itself has an expansive grass field, with shaded areas provided by trees.
At The Phoenix Theatre, guests can see a variety of musical acts on both major and independent labels. Their stairway and bathrooms are covered with graffiti art. Visitors can watch bands from the main floor or go upstairs.
78% 49 votes
999 E Caribbean Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94088 MoreLess Info
Featuring 105 acres of wetlands, City of Sunnyvale's Baylands Park has over 70 developed acres with grass meadows, an amphitheater and picnic sites with water, grills and tables. It offers a discovery playground with fossil dig area and walking trails.
Seven Seas Park offers entertainment for both kids and dogs. The park combines a fenced in off leash dog park with a kids' play area complete with pirate-themed play structures, sports fields and courts, and a spray pool.
Featuring tastings served with a cheese plate, Scribe Winery offers visitors a tasting menu with Pinot Noir, Riesling, Chardonnay, and Cabernet Sauvignon. The winery has an outdoor picnic area where visitors have access to panoramic views of the vineyards.
A short drive from San Francisco, the Military Antiques & Museum contains many treasures. The museum offers free admission with exhibits that include uniforms, old grenades and other weapons. There is also an antique shop where memorabilia can be purchased.
67% 3 votes
515 Railroad Avenue, Pittsburg, CA 94565 MoreLess Info
The Pittsburg Historical Society & Museum offers its guests the chance to learn about the history of the area through its past-downtown exhibit, which features old dentists shops and fire equipment. The location also has historical items on display.
100% 1 votes
351 Railroad Ave, Railroad Avenue, Pittsburg, CA 94565 MoreLess Info
Hosting musical, theatrical, and stand-up comedy performances from a variety of well-known artists, including Jamie Foxx, the California Theatre hosts a variety of one-off events. The theatre may also be rented for special events.