The San Francisco Dungeon

San Francisco, CA

Where are we going?

The San Francisco Dungeon
145 Jefferson Street
San Francisco
CA
94133

855 753 9999

What is there to do?

It's story time!  But this time, it's not your average story...oh no.  You won't be tucked up in your comfortable bed to hear these stories, nor will you be sitting with your friends in your nice bright classroom.  Not at the San Francisco Dungeon!

No, these stories will be told to you underneath the streets of San Francisco...where you will learn about 200 years of fascinating San Francisco history with those who lived through it (well, kind of - they are played brilliantly through 9 live actor shows)

Immerse yourself in the 360 sets, where you will feel like you have actually time travelled back to a time where things weren't so pleasant!  A time where kids like you didn't have Facebook and computers!  (Scary!)

Over 60 minutes you will descend into lives and legends of the past (the exciting bits of it anyway!) where you will come face to face with people like the sinister Miss Piggott, the Wild West saloon owner!  Or perhaps you want to say hello to the infamous crimper, Shanghai Kelly!

The experience is completely themed, with total authenticity and theatrical storytelling.  You'll pass through the Lost Mines of Sutter's Creek, where gold was first discovered, and even visit Alcatraz, where they held the most heinous of criminals!

Perhaps you might get tried in the court?  Perhaps you might not get a fair trial....!  That is, if you're not struck down by the plague!

Ideally for those 10 and older, due to the scaaaaaary nature of some of the stories, (and the dark boat ride!), the Dungeon will give you a glimpse into the past....where no-one will hear you scream!  (well, except the kids around you, and maybe your family, but they might all be screaming too!)

Mwah ha ha ha ha! History has never been so real!  

How much does it cost?

Adults: $26 on the day. $22 online (ages 13 and up)

Children: $20 on the day. $16 online. (Aged 4 - 12)

LAST UPDATED 2015

When can we go?

11am - 10pm

Everyday of the year!

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Any top tips?

All personal items have to be taken with you (they might not want to miss out!) so just be aware there are two flights of stairs and strollers will need to be carried up.

I’m Hungry!

There are so many tasty places to eat in San Francisco that you will be spoilt for choice! But word of advice...perhaps eat after your journey into the depths of history!

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