Things to do

Things To Do in San Francisco at PIER 39 this Winter


While the weather most places right now is frightful, in San Francisco it’s positively delightful!  Yes, it can get a little chilly as we are located on the water, but throwing on a sweater and jacket will ensure your time on The PIER will be enjoyable!

PIER 39 has 100+ restaurants, shops and attractions, plus special events, live daily music and entertainment and of course, sea lions!

Here’s some helpful hints and things you may want to know to enjoy your visit even more.

We look forward to your visit!

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Winter Activities

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