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Barbary Coast Walking Tour-Part 2: Portsmouth Square, Jackson Square, and the Barbary Coast

Fri Nov 17 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

From the birthplace of the Gold Rush and the village of Yerba Buena, walk Commercial Street to the original shoreline, the Pony Express headquarters site, the grave of a Gold Rush-era ship, and the Jackson Square historic district where Gold Rush and Barbary Coast-era buildings remain. Finally, visit the notorious Barbary Coast, home to shanghaiers, vigilantes, and "Terrific" Street.

Fee:  $15.  Attendees are on their own to reach the starting point of this walking tour.

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