Kid Friendly in San Francisco- The Ultimate Directory

When you’re looking for things to do that are kid friendly in San Francisco, it can be hard to know where to start. That’s why I’ve put together this quick and easy to navigate directory of fun things to do with children in the San Francisco Bay Area. The following are the best places to go with kids when you’re visiting San Francisco!

View of San Francisco City Skyline from the top of the slide at Helen Diller Playground

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Kid Friendly in San Francisco Directory By Category


De Youngsters Art Studio in San Francisco, child creating art with blocks
De Youngster Studios, De Young Museum

Museums, Aquariums and Zoos

Conservatory of Flowers Building in San Francisco
Conservatory of Flowers, Golden Gate Park

Gardens, Playgrounds and Outdoor Adventures

Rides and Carousels

Tours and Transportation

Bowling, Putting and Bouncing

Ghirardelli Square from the water

Treats and Snacks

Retail Shops

Live Performances

Sporting Events