The Rotunda is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

1. The Rotunda

9.4
3301 Lyon St, San Francisco, CA
Monument · Marina District · 5 tips and reviews

Hamilton F.Hamilton Fortuna Bautista: Beautiful and historical site.

Art P.Art Paz: Beautiful place to visit!

Pablo S.Pablo Sebastian: Es un lugar que sin dudas no hay que dejar de visitar!! Su ingreso es totalmente gratis !!!

Coit Tower is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

2. Coit Tower

8.8
1 Telegraph Hill Blvd (btwn Lombard & Union St), San Francisco, CA
Monument · Telegraph Hill · 329 tips and reviews

Marcel F.Marcel Felder: A MUST-SEE when visiting San Francisco! You have to wait for some minutes but it's worth it! I recommend this on your first day because it will you provide you with a 360-degree great overview!

SFGateSFGate: Come on Saturday at 11 a.m. for a free mural tour.  Read more.

SharonSharon: Don't take Muni -- climb up the hill that Coit Tower sits on. It's a brutal series of stairs.

San Francisco Ferry Building is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

3. San Francisco Ferry Building

8.4
1 Ferry Building, San Francisco, CA
Monument · Financial District · 4 tips and reviews

A.J. C.A.J. Carter: Be prepared to wait for at least 20 mins after 10!

Mary S.Mary S: A must do! See the bay the right way

GemmaGemma: Weekend here I am!

The Peace Pagoda is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

4. The Peace Pagoda

8.6
1704 Post St (at Buchanan St), San Francisco, CA
Monument · Japantown · 5 tips and reviews

Jinnie L.Jinnie L: must come here during the cherry blossom season! so pretty n u can catch many performance during the daytime here too ;)

Jessica S.Jessica S: There can be mid-day performances; perfect for a lunch break!

Longfei X.Longfei Xing: nice Japanese shopping center for dining and fun

Willie Mays Gate is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

5. Willie Mays Gate

8.3
San Francisco, CA
Monument · South Beach · 7 tips and reviews

Linda B.Linda Braubitz: Great seats over by the splash zone. Expected to freeze but hell nah!!

Jeff B.Jeff Blankenship: Say hi @cafe_sf and while there get a good cup of joe. Show up early and stay late.

Rich D.Rich Dom: Gates open 2 hours before the game

Golden Gate Park Chinese Pavilion is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

6. Golden Gate Park Chinese Pavilion

8.2
Golden Gate Park (Stow Lake), San Francisco, CA
Monument · Golden Gate Park · 9 tips and reviews

AJ L.AJ L: This was a gift from Taiwan to the city of San Francisco back in the '80s. It's very tranquil and offers a beautiful view of Stow Lake.

Disappearing K.Disappearing Kind: Super :)duper mega class

Al B.Al B.: Picturesque spot here. Next to the waterfall as well.

Blue Water Tower is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

7. Blue Water Tower

8.1
John McLaren Park (at Brazil Ave), San Francisco, CA
Monument · 5 tips and reviews

Colette R.Colette Rodgers: The view is amazing from here. You can see the ocean and the bay.

Ramana R.Ramana Rao: This is the 2nd highest spot in John McLaren Park

Jason S.Jason Slamovich: Great views of downtown! Nice vista 📷

Sutro Tower is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

8. Sutro Tower

8.2
1 La Avanzada St (near Dellbrook), San Francisco, CA
Monument · 7 tips and reviews

AkshayAkshay: I like the tower and places around it...haha!

RamseyRamsey: It ain't public. No loitering! No trespassing

Rich Y.Rich Yannacone: Whats the cancer rate around here?

Mount Olympus is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

9. Mount Olympus

8.3
400 Upper Ter, San Francisco, CA
Monument · Buena Vista · 2 tips and reviews

j b.j blu: The bench on the west side of the middle terrace is an immaculate sunset viewpoint.

Adam S.Adam Smith: Geographical center of town. Used to have a statue of olympus at the top. Some say it is also named after the original neighborhood milk man old limpus

World War II West Coast Memorial is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

10. World War II West Coast Memorial

7.9
Kobbe Ave (at Washington Blvd), San Francisco, CA
Monument · Presidio National Park · No tips or reviews
Chinatown Gate is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

11. Chinatown Gate

7.9
500 Bush St (at Grant Ave), San Francisco, CA
Monument · Chinatown · 71 tips and reviews

Vicky O.Vicky O: One of the cooler chinatowns I’ve been to. Lots of Instagram worthy graffiti walls!

Ertan E.Ertan Enginalev: Be a tourist. Snap a photo and don't skip the walking tour.

Jared Z.Jared Zimmerman: Biggest chinese population outside of china, really good food, photo-ops, and fortune cookies.

Broderick Terry Duel Landmark Park is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

12. Broderick Terry Duel Landmark Park

7.8
El Portal Way, San Francisco, CA
Monument · 2 tips and reviews

Mark P.Mark P: September 13, 2009 was the 150th Anniversary of the Broderick-Terry Duel. This duel, which involved two opposing political figures, was an important event in the country's anti-slavery movement.

Mark P.Mark P: http://www.nps.gov/goga/historyculture/broderick-terry-duel.htm

Mt. Davidson Cross is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

13. Mt. Davidson Cross

7.6
125 Dalewood Way, San Francisco, CA
Monument · 8 tips and reviews

Danny C.Danny Castillo: Take the 43 to Juanita and hike up the trails then walk the backside down to the 23 to hitch a ride into the mission for Mitchell's

LaurelLaurel: This is the cross where Dirty Harry was beat up by Scorpio when he was delivering the ransom money!

Shawn C.Shawn Calhoun: The spot in SF for Easter sunrise 🌅

USS San Francisco Memorial is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

14. USS San Francisco Memorial

7.5
Lands End, San Francisco, CA
Monument · 8 tips and reviews

J J.J John: Worth checking out for veterans and history buffs. Priceless views.

RR: Read the history on the marble plaque.

Wally N.Wally N: They took the most scenic spot in the city and turned it into a surface parking lot. Pure San Francisco.

Pagoda is one of The 15 Best Monuments in San Francisco.

15. Pagoda

7.3
Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr (Golden Gate Park), San Francisco, CA
Monument · Golden Gate Park · 2 tips and reviews

Guilherme 梅.Guilherme 梅田: Um dos melhores pontos do jardim japonês! Ao ficar de frente da Pagoda, olhe para trás e tenha uma visão ampla do jardim!

Sasha T.Sasha Tkachenko: Очень красиво.