Victorian Home Walk Coupons and Deals
This 2.5-hour tour meanders through a few leisurely roads in Pacific Heights and Cow Hollow, where the vibrant colors of over 200 Victorian homes shine bright. You’ll literally walk through architectural evolution, with Victorian styles ranging from Queen Anne and Italianate to Stick-Style.Along the way you’ll venture through the interior of a Queen Anne Victorian, take in the manicured gardens of Pacific Heights, spectacular views of the Golden Gate and Alcatraz, and will learn all about the Victorian architectural history of San Francisco. Feeling lazy? This tour leaves the strenuous hills and steps behind. You’ll wander at a leisurely pace, making the tour enjoyable for all ages and fitness levels. Comfortable shoes and a camera are highly recommended, as is warm clothing.
Victorian architecture is renowned for its stately turrets, intricate moldings, and arches held in place by repurposed corsets. Take a peek at wasp-waisted estates with today's Groupon: for $25, you get a walking tour for two from Victorian Home Walk. Tours depart at 11 a.m. daily from the corner of Powell Street and Post Street. For more than 15 years, guide Jay Gifford has led architecture admirers through the picturesque Pacific Heights and Cow Hollow neighborhoods to admire more than 200 restored Victorian homes. Tour groups meander through ornate gardens in Pacific Heights, hanging on to Gifford’s every word as ...