Golden Gate Park
798 locals recommend
Why locals recommend it
What to say? One of the great parks of the United States. Just head down the hill to Kezar Stadium (at the very bottom of Willard Street) and you'll see the GGP right beyond it (walk around Kezar to the west to enter the park). You can also enter on Stanyan and Haight (and at many other points). Enjoy the Academy of Sciences, de Young Museum, Japanese Tea Garden, Stow Lake, the Conservatory of Flowers (great night time light shows in the summer and winter) and many, many other features of the park.
Tips from locals
This expansive, world-famous park has tons to do including museums, a botanical garden, boating, hikes, and views.
The park is full of locals and visitors. My favorite spot is the botanical garden and the rose garden. De Young Museum is a world-class museum with a viewing tower on the roof. The Academy of Science is also a very interesting place for life sciences enthusiasts. Walking out the park on 9th Ave…