Area Attractions

World-class museums, well-known eateries, and funky venues await every corner of the San Francisco Arts District. Walk to events at the Moscone Center, or spend the day at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art—all just down 3rd Street from Park Central San Francisco, a Hyatt affiliated hotel.

Park Central San Francisco

50 Third Street
San Francisco, California, United States, 94103



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Area Dining

Waterbar Restaurant

Focused on sustainable, locally-sourced seafood, this picturesque spot lets diners enjoy stellar views of San Francisco Bay and their own floor-to-ceiling aquariums while sampling mussels, lobster rolls, seared sea scallops, and more. They’re known locally for their lunch special on oysters.

Bars + Nightlife

Local Edition

Antique typewriters, vintage broadsheets, and live music add to the atmosphere at this newspaper-themed lounge, which serves retro craft cocktails like the “Ava Gardner.” Reservations are recommended.

Culture + Art

Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco’s most famous landmark is a marvel of modern engineering. The 1.7-mile bridge is open to hikers and cyclists, and a Welcome Center features historical exhibits and artifacts related to the bridge’s construction.

Museum of the African Diaspora

Located close to our hotel, this Smithsonian affiliate museum celebrates Black cultures, exhibits artwork reflecting the migration of Africans over time, and showcases emerging artists.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

One of the largest museums of contemporary art in the world is just steps from your room. Tour seven gallery floors and browse a collection of more than 30,000 modern and contemporary sculptures, paintings, and photographs.

Day Trips

Alcatraz Island

Once a federal penitentiary, this 22-acre island is now a National Historic Landmark that draws 1.7 million visitors annually. Reach it by ferry to walk through old cells and see the oldest operating lighthouse in the country.

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Over 80,000 plants and animals reside in this acclaimed aquarium, where visitors can see penguins, sharks, and sea otters up close.

Napa Valley

Take a wine tour (or even a train) to visit a few of the 400+ wineries that dot the rolling hills of this famed wine region. Outside of the tasting rooms, hikes, spas, and hot air balloon rides are also popular.

Sonoma Valley

Sprawling farther than Napa Valley, this renowned stretch of Wine Country is home to some of California’s oldest wineries, as well as the historic Sonoma Plaza in the City of Sonoma.

Indoor-Outdoor Events

Opera in the Park

Held in Golden Gate Park, this annual free concert features the San Francisco Opera’s headline performers delivering well-known arias and duets, while around 20,000 listeners relax nearby on picnic blankets.

San Francisco Marathon

Held annually, this huge marathon (and ultramarathon) starts near the San Francisco Ferry Building and leads runners past Fisherman’s Wharf, the Golden Gate Bridge, and other landmarks

San Francisco Pride

Known as the nation’s largest LGBT celebration, this massive annual festival in June features more than 200 parade contingents and multiple stages for live music.