California Historical Landmarks in San Francisco facts for kids

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List table of the properties and districts — listed on the California Historical Landmarks — within City and County of San Francisco, California.

  • Note: Click the "Map of all coordinates" link to the right to view a Google map of all properties and districts with latitude and longitude coordinates in the table below.

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Image Landmark name Location Neighborhood/Region Summary
Birthplace of the United Nations, War Memorial Complex
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964 Birthplace of the United Nations, War Memorial Complex San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center
Civic Center
California Masonic Lodge No. 1
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408 California Masonic Lodge No. 1 728 Montgomery St.
Jackson Square
California Theatre
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86 California Theatre 430 Bush St
Financial District
Castillo De San Joaquín
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82 Castillo De San Joaquín
37°48′38″N 122°28′36″W / 37.810417°N 122.476583°W / 37.810417; -122.476583 (Castillo De San Joaquín)
Presidio
City of Paris building
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876 City of Paris building SE corner of Geary and Stockton Sts.
Union Square
Eastern Terminus of Clay Street Hill Railroad
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500 Eastern Terminus of Clay Street Hill Railroad Portsmouth Square
Chinatown
Conservatory of Flowers
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841 Conservatory of Flowers Golden Gate Park
37°46′19″N 122°27′36″W / 37.772°N 122.46°W / 37.772; -122.46 (Conservatory of Flowers)
Golden Gate Park
El Camino Real
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784 El Camino Real
Mission District The same plaque is located in San Diego
Template:UploadCampaignLink 192 Site of the Jenny Lind Theatre and San Francisco City Hall 750 Kearny St at Merchant
Portsmouth Square
Entrance of the San Carlos into San Francisco Bay
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236 Entrance of the San Carlos into San Francisco Bay Aquatic Park, NW corner of Beach and Larkin Sts
Fisherman's Wharf
Farnsworth's Green Street Lab
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941 Farnsworth's Green Street Lab NW corner of Sansome and Green Sts.
37°48′01″N 122°24′11″W / 37.800317°N 122.4031°W / 37.800317; -122.4031 (Farnsworth's Green Street Lab)
North Beach
Template:UploadCampaignLink 1002 First dynamite factory in the United States
37°44′20″N 122°26′31″W / 37.739°N 122.442°W / 37.739; -122.442 (First dynamite factory in the United States)
Glen Canyon Park
First Jewish religious services in San Francisco
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462 First Jewish religious services in San Francisco 735 Montgomery between Washington and Jackson
37°47′46″N 122°24′13″W / 37.796133°N 122.403517°W / 37.796133; -122.403517 (First Jewish religious services in San Francisco)
Jackson Square
First Public School in California
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587 First Public School in California Portsmouth Plaza
37°47′41″N 122°24′20″W / 37.7946°N 122.40545°W / 37.7946; -122.40545 (First Public School in California)
Chinatown
First San Francisco Mint building
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87 First San Francisco Mint building 608-610 Commercial St.
37°47′39″N 122°24′12″W / 37.794217°N 122.403217°W / 37.794217; -122.403217 (First San Francisco Mint building)
Financial District
Fort Gunnybags
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90 Fort Gunnybags S side of Sacramento between Davis and Front
Financial District
Golden Gate Bridge
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974 Golden Gate Bridge
37°49′11″N 122°28′43″W / 37.819722°N 122.478611°W / 37.819722; -122.478611 (Golden Gate Bridge)
Presidio
Hudson's Bay Company headquarters
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819 Hudson's Bay Company headquarters 505 Montgomery
37°47′39″N 122°24′12″W / 37.794167°N 122.403333°W / 37.794167; -122.403333 (Hudson's Bay Company headquarters)
Financial District
Juana Briones, Pioneer settler of Yerba Buena
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1024 Juana Briones, Pioneer settler of Yerba Buena Washington Square
North Beach
Landing place of Captain J. Montgomery
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81 Landing place of Captain J. Montgomery 552 Montgomery St.
37°47′41″N 122°24′19″W / 37.7947°N 122.4053°W / 37.7947; -122.4053 (Landing place of Captain J. Montgomery)
Financial District
Laurel Hill Cemetery
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760 Laurel Hill Cemetery 3333 California St.
Laurel Heights
Long Wharf
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328 Long Wharf Leidesdorff and Commercial Sts.
Financial District
Lucas, Turner & Co. Bank
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453 Lucas, Turner & Co. Bank NE corner of Montgomery and Jackson
Jackson Square
Mark Hopkins Institute of Art
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754 Mark Hopkins Institute of Art California at Mason
Nob Hill
Liberty Bell Slot Machine
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937 Liberty Bell Slot Machine Traffic island on N side of Market St between Bush and Battery Sts.
37°47′28″N 122°23′58″W / 37.79105°N 122.39935°W / 37.79105; -122.39935 (Liberty Bell Slot Machine)
Financial District
Template:UploadCampaignLink 459 Mellus and Howard 555 Montgomery
Financial District
Montgomery Block
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80 Montgomery Block 600 Montgomery St.
37°47′42″N 122°24′11″W / 37.795047°N 122.403122°W / 37.795047; -122.403122 (Montgomery Block)
Financial District
Niantic Hotel
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88 Niantic Hotel First floor of Two Transamerica Center
37°47′42″N 122°24′08″W / 37.795083°N 122.402222°W / 37.795083; -122.402222 (Niantic Hotel)
Financial District
Office of the California Star newspaper
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85 Office of the California Star newspaper 743 Washington St
Chinatown
Old Saint Mary's Cathedral
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810 Old Saint Mary's Cathedral 660 California St.
37°47′34″N 122°24′21″W / 37.79265°N 122.40575°W / 37.79265; -122.40575 (Old Saint Mary's Cathedral)
Nob Hill
Original Mission Dolores and Dolores Lagoon
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327 Original Mission Dolores and Dolores Lagoon Camp and Albion Sts.
37°45′51″N 122°25′22″W / 37.764033°N 122.422717°W / 37.764033; -122.422717 (Original Mission Dolores and Dolores Lagoon)
Mission District
Template:UploadCampaignLink 791 Original site of the Bancroft Library 1538 Valencia St.
Mission District
Original site of St. Mary's College
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772 Original site of St. Mary's College Mission and College Sts.
Bernal Heights
Template:UploadCampaignLink 1010 Original site of the Third Baptist Church Grant Ave and Greenwich
37°48′09″N 122°24′28″W / 37.802417°N 122.407883°W / 37.802417; -122.407883 (Original site of the Third Baptist Church)
Telegraph Hill
Template:UploadCampaignLink 89 Parrott Granite Block California and Montgomery
Financial District
Portsmouth Plaza
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119 Portsmouth Plaza Portsmouth Square
Chinatown
Presidio of San Francisco
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79 Presidio of San Francisco Funston Ave. and Lincoln Blvd.
37°47′53″N 122°27′57″W / 37.798056°N 122.465833°W / 37.798056; -122.465833 (Presidio of San Francisco)
Presidio
Template:UploadCampaignLink 84 Rincon Hill Rincon and Bryant Sts.
Rincon Hill
San Francisco Mint
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875 San Francisco Mint Plaque in sidewalk, NE corner of Bush and Market Sts.
37°46′58″N 122°24′21″W / 37.782819°N 122.405847°W / 37.782819; -122.405847 (San Francisco Mint)
Lower Nob Hill
Sarcophagus of Thomas Starr King
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691 Sarcophagus of Thomas Starr King First Unitarian Church of San Francisco
Western Addition
Shoreline markers
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83 Shoreline markers Plaque in sidewalk, NE corner of Bush and Market Sts.
37°47′29″N 122°23′57″W / 37.79125°N 122.399217°W / 37.79125; -122.399217 (Shoreline markers)
Financial District
Site of the first California State fair
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861 Site of the first California State fair 269 Bush
37°47′27″N 122°24′05″W / 37.790967°N 122.401333°W / 37.790967; -122.401333 (Site of the first California State fair)
Financial District
Telegraph Hill
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91 Telegraph Hill
37°48′09″N 122°24′21″W / 37.802409°N 122.40587°W / 37.802409; -122.40587 (Telegraph Hill)
Telegraph Hill
Treasure Island
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987 Treasure Island
37°49′N 122°22′W / 37.82°N 122.37°W / 37.82; -122.37 (Treasure Island)
Treasure Island
Union Square
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623 Union Square Geary and Powell
37°47′17″N 122°24′27″W / 37.788056°N 122.4075°W / 37.788056; -122.4075 (Union Square)
Union Square
Western business headquarters of Russell, Majors and Waddell (Pony Express)
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696 Western business headquarters of Russell, Majors and Waddell (Pony Express) 601 Montgomery St.
37°47′42″N 122°24′12″W / 37.794983°N 122.403333°W / 37.794983; -122.403333 (Western business headquarters of Russell, Majors and Waddell (Pony Express))
Financial District
What Cheer House
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650 What Cheer House SW corner of Sacramento and Leidesdorff Sts.
37°47′38″N 122°24′08″W / 37.793783°N 122.402167°W / 37.793783; -122.402167 (What Cheer House)
Financial District
Template:UploadCampaignLink 454 Woodward's Gardens SW corner of Mission and Duboce Sts.
Mission District

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