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The Irish Influence in San Francisco

The Irish Influence in San Francisco

Duration:2.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Donagh McKeown has been a broadcaster for over 25 years in Ireland and England and a tour guide in San Francisco for the last year. He brings a passion for history along with a desire to share his width of knowledge about the Irish contribution to the city. He has worked as a cultural officer in San Francisco for the last couple of years and has delivered lectures on the subject too
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What we’ll do

We take you on a walking tour of some of the city center locations and Irish characters who helped form and run this wonderful city, from before the Gold Rush right up to the present day. It's a chance to enjoy the rich history of the city while enjoying the hustle and bustle of downtown, including Chinatown.

What else you should know

It would be ideal to take a camera as we pass many notable and photogenic locations, including exotic Chinatown. The tour will also include live music performances

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Where you'll be

We begin on Market St, beside the magnificent Mechanics Monument, just yards away from the city's tallest building, continuing along the main street that boast history, grandeur and rich stories on every corner. Our walk passes the prestigious Palace Hotel, Lotte's Fountain and even the city's Ice Cream Museum, before entering the magical Chinatown. We return also to the majestic Union Square, surrounded by the finest stores from around the globe

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

It would be ideal to take a camera as we pass many notable and photogenic locations, including exotic Chinatown. The tour will also include live music performances
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culture walk
The Irish Influence in San Francisco
2 reviews
From $35/person
2 reviews
From $35/person