Visiting Octagon House & Cow Hollow

Traveling to San Francisco?  Come check out our Cow Hollow’s neighborhood and its many enticements described by Adriana Jones in The Culture Trip’s, Top Ten Things to Do and See in Cow Hollow.  

And please visit the Octagon House. We are open on the Second Sunday of each month and on the Second and Fourth Thursday of each month -except January and on major holidays.


San Francisco History Days March 5 & 6

This weekend, March 5–6, 2016 the Old Mint becomes a pop-up museum of San Francisco history featuring more than 75 exhibitors. It will be open on Sat 11-5 and Sun 11-4.  Tours of the building begin at 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM, and 3:30 PM on both Saturday and Sunday.

Join community historians, archivists, genealogists, archaeologists, researchers, educators, reenactors and other history enthusiasts for a free Community Open House at this historic site.

This event is free, open to the public, and wheelchair accessible.

The Old Mint is located at Fifth and Mission Streets in downtown San Francisco. The address of the building is: 88 5th St, San Francisco CA 94103 The main entrance is on Fifth Street, and involves a steep staircase. The accessible entrance is on Mint Plaza, on the northwest side of the building.

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