Welcome to the Inn at Union Square blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in Union Square, downtown San Francisco. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the SFMOMA and other top museums, world-class restaurants, the Powell Street cable car and more.
Legion of Honor - Impressionists on the Water Exhibit
Take an artistic odyssey at the Impressionists on the Water Exhibit at the Legion of Honor - one of San Francisco's most beautiful fine art museums. The spectacular exhibit expresses the nature of nautical life through the brushstrokes of the Impressionists, including Monet and Renoir. See remarkable paintings and works on paper that capture the essence of boating and sensation of motion. Nodding to the America's Cup in San Francisco, the exhibit wows through October 13th. Continue readingLegion of Honor - Impressionists on the Water Exhibit
The Cable Cars are the coolest way to see San Francisco - from the top of Nob Hill to Fisherman's Wharf. When you stay at the Inn at Union Square, you can hop on the Powell Street Cable Cars and tour the city for 6 bucks. Climb Nob Hill to Grace Cathedral, grab a pizza in North Beach, explore Chinatown, switch back down Lombard Street and and hop off for waterfront dining at Fisherman's Wharf. Continue readingCable Car Tips
Watch an amazing selection of movies outside while enjoying a picnic dinner, a pretty evening and a great community at the Film Night in the Park film series, from June 7-September 21. Choose from the Princess Bride, Hugo, Star Wars and more. Be sure to dress in layers! Movies start at about 8pm. Continue readingFilm Night in the Park - Union Square
Foodies sample an unlimited number of tasty morsels and delicious beverages crafted by local chefs and restaurants at the SF Chefs Festival, held every year on Union Square. From July 28-August 4, every day has a different theme, and visitors can enjoy live music and fun classes along with a mouthwatering day of exploring local fare. Continue readingSF Chefs Festival
Watch dazzling Fourth of July fireworks in San Francisco, perhaps from a luxury dinner cruise, or maybe just from the family friendly Pier 39 or a local park. Whichever you choose, you'll see gorgeous displays of color, patterns and sounds in a festive atmosphere for people of all tastes, ages and budgets. Continue readingFourth of July Fireworks in San Francisco