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Grace Cathedral

1100 California San Francisco, CA 94108 | North Beach/ Chinatown | 415-749-6300

Location Description:

Famed for its Ghiberti doors ("The Gates of Paradise"), labyrinths, varied stained glass, and medieval and contemporary furnishings, as well as its carillon, organs, and choir, the Cathedral is a good place to visit for appreciators of beauty as well as the devout. Open most days offering tours.

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