Top San Francisco Skip-the-Line Tours
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Enjoy easy access to the California Academy of Sciences with this skip-the-line pass. Walk right in with this pre-paid ticket to enjoy the museum's 4-story rain forest, planetarium, and aquarium. Avoid wasting your precious vacation waiting in the long lines to purchase tickets for this exhibit-packed museum. Your admission includes all shows and exhibits, and is a perfect activity for families.
Engage your senses and delve into a world of discovery at San Francisco’s Exploratorium. With a fantastic new location on Pier 15 overlooking San Francisco Bay, the revamped museum offers more than 650 interactive exhibits for the whole family. Explore the amazing realms of physics, anatomy, emotions, and Earth’s ecosystems through hands-on displays that delight and inform visitors of all ages. With mobile tickets, skip the line and simply scan your phone for direct entry in the Exploratorium.
Pair science with San Francisco nightlife and you have NightLife at the California Academy of Sciences. This is the perfect, child-free way to explore the museum after hours. Make your way inside after skipping the long entrance lines, enjoy a lively venue of music, provocative science, and exhibits.
Tour San Francisco with the Go San Francisco Pass on your mobile device. See all the sites or just a few; it's your choice using this customizable touring option. Enjoy free admission at more than 30 popular San Francisco attractions as well as discounts on dining and shopping. Choose from 1-,2-, 3- or 5-day options to help you save as much money as possible on your vacation. Please note: Enjoy the extra flexibility in case your travel plans need to change: All passes (purchased by December 31) are valid for two year from purchase date and only become activated with your first attraction visit. After activation your pass will be valid for 30 days and/or the remaining number of attraction choices purchased.
With the San Francisco Explorer Pass you’ll save money on four San Francisco attractions within a 60-day period. Select four activities among a list of 20 sightseeing cruises, tours, museum admissions, and transportation in and around the city. Take advantage of discount offers at retailers and restaurants, and use your complimentary guidebook to help you independently explore the Bay Area at your own pace. No voucher redemption is required; simply save on your mobile phone and enjoy direct entry to attractions. Please note: Enjoy the extra flexibility in case your travel plans need to change: All passes (purchased by December 31) are valid for two year from purchase date and only become activated with your first attraction visit. After activation your pass will be valid for 60 days and/or the remaining number of attraction choices purchased.
Every Thursday evening, one of San Francisco's premier museums opens up its doors for an After Dark gathering of the coolest kind. The Exploratorium transforms into an adults-only intellectual playground, welcoming everyone 18 and older to dance, mingle, and explore while sipping on cocktails (added cost) and participating in the museum's ongoing advances in art, science, and technology while enjoying spectacular views of the Bay Bridge and San Francisco Bay. With mobile tickets, skip the line and simply scan your phone for direct entry in the Exploratorium.
One of San Francisco’s most popular attractions, and perfect for visitors of all ages, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is a highlight of the bustling Fisherman’s Wharf area—and booking tickets in advance makes logistics easy. Arrive at a time that works best for your sightseeing schedule and, thanks to your pre-booked passes, head right in. Once inside, you can explore the bizarre and incredible exhibitions at your own pace.
With hundreds of mirrors and LED lights creating a fun and quirky sensory experience, the Marvelous Mirror Maze at Ripley's Believe It or Not! offers guests a truly wild adventure. Don't miss a visit to this curious attraction by prebooking your skip-the-line entry tickets for your preferred day. You can wander through the labyrinth, race to the finish, and go through as many times as you'd like—included with the price of admission.
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What are the best Skip-the-Line Tours in San Francisco?
The best Skip-the-Line Tours in San Francisco according to Viator travelers are:
- California Academy of Sciences General Admission Ticket: Skip the Line
- Skip the Line: Exploratorium General Admission Ticket
- Skip the Line: California Academy of Sciences NightLife Admission Ticket
- Go San Francisco All-Inclusive Pass with 25+ Attractions and Tours
- Go San Francisco Explorer Pass
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- Coit Tower
- Fillmore District
- Yerba Buena Gardens
- Marrakech Magic Theater
- Transamerica Pyramid
- Fisherman's Wharf
- Davies Symphony Hall
- Sea Cliff
- Lombard Street
- Cliff House
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