Sutro Historic District
Located at the westernmost point of Lands End, the Sutro Historic District encompasses Sutro Heights, the Sutro Bath ruins and the historic Cliff House.
Tips and Highlights
For more visitor information for the Sutro Historic District, including maps, trails and visitor services, please visit the Lands End Plan Your Visit page.
The Dune Tansy
Lands End and the Sutro Historic District historically provided outdoor recreational fun for San Francisco. In 1881 Adolph Sutro purchased the undeveloped land and over time, he established a private rail road company, the Sutro Gardens, Sutro Baths and extensively expanded the 1869 Cliff House.
Did You Know?
One of the oldest tidal gauges in the country at Crissy Field shows 8 inches of sea level rise over the past 100 years (a rate 2 to 10 times higher than the previous 5000 years). We could see 2 to 3 more rise in the next 100 years.