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Cliff House & Sutro Baths

view of Cliff House from Ocean Beach with ocean and clouds in background
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Visiting the Cliff House & Sutro Baths

The Cliff House and the Sutro Baths ruins are located on the north end of Ocean Beach, where Geary Boulevard and the Great Highway converge.

Tips and Highlights

Grabbing a bite to eat or dining at the Cliff House is a perfect way to wind down the day after exploring the Sutro Historic District and hiking the trails of Lands End.

• While at the Cliff House, be sure to take a peek at the Camera Obscura.

• Walk among the Sutro Bath ruins, learning the history of the great San Francisco family swimming and amusement center.

To learn more about the history of these sites, please visit the Cliff House history page and the Sutro Baths history page.


For More Information:

Lands End Lookout
680 Point Lobos Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 426-5240

Please visit the Lands End Visitor Information page for maps, accessibility information and MUNI line information.

Lands End pad map

For a 8 1/2" x 11" printable map of Lands End, identifying special visitor highlights, trails and parking, please download the large print map (PDF file, 900 kb).

Did You Know?

Blueschist rock

Blueschist is a form of high pressure and low temperature metamorphic rock that only forms around subduction zones.