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Bush St, What3words: ///also.secret.ever, San Francisco, CA 94108
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited during a bus tour of the city. Nothing special but it marks the entrance to China Town, making it of ‘tourist note’.

Thank Escape-overseas
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We were in San Francisco in July 2018 and stayed in a hotel at Fishermen Wharf. We walked to China Town to see this beautiful architecture. It is a gate to China Town and has 2 dragons in it. The China Town had lots of...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

It is a prime photo stop. And it is a great way to enter Chinatown. You need this picture if it is your first time in the city.

Thank Olga G
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Awesome entrance door at the quarter of Chinatown; its lions are a point of attraction for lots of turists for the better pic

Thank Eugenio O
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Worth it for getting a pretty signature photo for your visit to Chinatown...and It'll only take a minute or two. Dragon's Gate in on Grant Ave., the official main street of Chinatown but, and this is important, make sure you walk on Stockton St too...parallel...More

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This is the typical gateway to China Town, it features 2 dragons that were brought it from China so that makes it a bit more special than the rest. The gate takes you into the biggest China Town in the country, riddled with Chinese souvenir...More

Thank Adriana P
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This marks the beginning of Chinatown and is a pretty stunning gate to mark the occasion. Immediately behind it you will find a half dozen tat shops selling an array of oriental gifts. There are plenty more tat shops over the next few blocks. Just...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2018

I'm a big movie guy and grew up in the 80's. A movie called Big Trouble in Little China is one of my favorite movies. Ever since seeing Dragon's Gate in that movie, I made it one of my bucket list items. Seeing Dragon's Gate...More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 15 July 2018

If you go to Chinatown, you have to take a photo at the Dragon Gate. It's the iconic symbol of Chinatown and totally Instagram-worthy.

Thank Stefanie H
Reviewed 11 July 2018

If you're going to Chinatown, be sure to stop by the Dragon's Gate to snap a picture. It's such a beautiful entrance.

Thank Lin L
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Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
city's premier shopping and entertainment district
containing the largest number of upscale department
stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
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Gail L
1 February 2018|
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Response from Paul H | Reviewed this property |
Ghiradelli Square and Dragon's Gate is quite a distance from each other - you could possibly walk it, but it's a 30-40min walk with a lot of steep inclines along the way (depending which route you take), so probably not the... More
Renee M
11 July 2017|
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Response from UNique6767 | Reviewed this property |
It is the Bush Street and Grant Street