We know a lot about the history and elected not to use the audio tour, it was great because it was quiet, no one talking!
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About Alcatraz Island
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After many years of saying I wanted to do this, we finally did! Really cool attraction, the history and the photos are cool to look at. I got a book signed by a former inmate, too, in the souvenir shop. I wish I would have...More
Awesome! Had been twice before but this tour was just great. Ranger Miguel and Mabel were enthusiastic and knowledgeable along the way. Great way to see the island apart from the self guided tour. You get to go to parts of the island usually off...More
This is a place with lots of colorful history and fantastic views - a fun place to visit, especially for families
Very special place. Also the boat ride to reach it is worth the money as it gives great sights of SF and Golden Bridge. The most interesting part is the 45 minutes audio-tour of the cell block (availabke in many lenguages, also Italian, and included...More
Amazing half day spent at Alcatraz Prison. Commenced day via ferry ride across from Pier 33, extremely well run operation with so many people wanting to visit this attraction. The audio tour was incredible - asbsoloute must to hear the history from former inmates &...More
What a really interesting and fascinating place. The audio tour is excellent and although the cell tour and history are obviously the main attraction the views from the island are worth the ticket price alone.......assuming of course you have a lovely day. We loved our...More