Umbrella Alley San Francisco

Visit Umbrella Alley in Fisherman's Wharf.

Interactive Murals

Visitor Information & Maps

I left My Heart in San Francisco Mural
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about the Alley

Greetings from our Favorite City San Francisco!

The new “Umbrella Alley ” project was started in July 2019. We invite you to visit the interactive murals located in Fisherman’s Wharf – a perfect backdrop for your San Francisco vacation photos.

Two murals are complete and another four murals are getting started.  The alley will be a work in progress for the next 18 months. 

artists

Our Artists.

Two murals are done and four new murals by talented San Francisco artists are being worked on now.
Maxfield Bala

Muralist and Graphic Designer Instagram #maxfieldbala

Brian Huber

Occasionally a Mural Painter Instagram #brianhuberart

See the World

Coming Soon

summer of love monarch butterfly mural
Summer of Love Monarch

Coming Soon

Live Web Cam

plan

plan your visit

Located in Fisherman's Wharf San Francisco's #1 Visitor destination
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location

757 Beach Street San Francisco CA 94108

Fisherman’s Wharf @ 757 Beach St San Francisco Ca 94109 near Hyde Street

Located in the alley near the Wells Fargo ATM. 

No parking available at the location

 

hours

hours

Free attraction – Open daily

Generally 9am to 5pm weekdays.

Open later on weekends and during summer season.

Facility is gated and closed after hours. 

Times and days open
transportation

Getting Here

The Powell / Hyde Cable Car ends across the street from our 757 Beach Street facility.

Helpful Hint: Lines to board the Cable Car from downtown San Francisco can be as much as a 2 hour wait during the Summer. Cash Fare: $7.00 one way.

BART to city then to Wharf: Take BART to the Embarcadero Station. Go upstairs and cross the street to the Ferry Building. In front of the Ferry Building, take the MUNI F / E Line Historic Street Cars to the last stop in Fisherman’s Wharf.

Our Wharf location at 757 Beach Street is 4 blocks West from last F / E Line stop. 

Helpful Hint: The F Line experiences rider delays during the summer months due to full street cars so plan extra time.

Sfmta – MUNI: www.sfmta.com | (415) 673-6864.

Fisherman’s Wharf is easily accessible from all points in San Francisco via public transportation.
For specific route information, please contact the SFMTA -MUNI operates the Cable Cars, F Line and Bus System.

For all transit questions, including traffic information, public transportation schedules, directions, and routes, call Bay Area Travel Guide at 511 or visit www.511.org.

BART: www.bart.gov (415) 989-2278

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Fishermans Wharf San Francisco
parking

parking

We do not have parking facilities at our  location. Street parking is limited and meters last a maximum of 2 hours. We do not reimburse parking costs.

Paid Wharf area Garage Parking is available at:

Anchorage Shopping Center Garage: 500 Beach St San Francisco, CA 94133  Two blocks from our 757 Beach Street location.

Ghirardelli Square Garage: 900 Northpoint Street San Francisco CA 94109. Garage entrance is on Larkin Street between Beach Street and North Point Street. 1 1/2 blocks West of our location.

Cable Car Hyde Street turnaround
featured

Our Featured Mural

Instagram #umbrellaalleysf and #greetingsfromsanfran

Maxfield Bala’s mission working in Umbrella Alley in San Francisco was to paint a large scale Greetings From San Francisco Mural in the style of “Greeting From” poscards from the 40’s and 50’s.

The mural features the cities most notable iconography including the Golden Gate Bridge, City Hall, Coit Tower, Bay Bridge, Alcatraz, Ferry Building, Cable Car, Painted Ladies, Lombard Street,  and The Palace of Fine Arts among many others.  The mural measures 13′ tall by 18′ wide.

Maxfield Bala

Muralist and Designer

tours

Tours departing from Umbrella Alley.

Choose from Day and Evening sightseeing tours.
Guided Segway Tours

Choose from Four Daytime or One Evening Segway Tour Routes
1.5 to 2.5 hours and Private & Large Group tours too!

Electric Scooter Tours

Electric Scooter Tour to the Golden Gate Bridge
2 Hours 30 Minutes Mornings and Afternoons Private Tours too!

Lucky Tuk Tuk Tours

Explore San Francisco in a three-wheel eco-friendly electric Tuk Tuk.
Daily City and Evening Tours, beer crawls and Private Charters.

Tickets for Tours & Attractions

Bay Cruises, Alcatraz Packages, Hop On Hop Off Bus tours, Wine Country Tours, Muir Woods, Yosemite and more.

Greetings From San Francisco Mural Timelapse Video

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In the Shade

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Here for you

Open daily 9am to 5pm
Open later on weekends.
Open late March - October

About us

Bringing a bit of joy, fun and lots of smiles to the city by the bay visitors.

Where to find us

757 Beach Street San Francisco CA 94108 USA