One of the most visited public parks in the US. It is about three miles long and half a mile wide and it covers more than 1000 acres of land. It is not just a park though, the place includes many interesting attractions as well.
If you are an animal lover, you should not miss the Buffalo Paddock or the Golden Gate Park Aquarium. If you seek calm places and Asian architecture, definitely head to the Japanese Tea Garden. Museum lovers will be pleased to hear that there are even museums to be found in the park - California Academy of Science Museum and de Young Museum.
Each month, there are many events organised there. Be sure to check the official website so you would not miss anything.
There are many playgrounds for children and the overall atmosphere of the park is very family friendly. There are no entrance fees for the park as such but individual attractions may have some - check the official website.
Opening hours of attractions vary.
Admission to the park is free.
However, some attractions and parking require extra fees.