Welcome to The Inn at Union Square San Francisco - A Greystone Hotel 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.
An "emotionally-piercing marvel" (The Times of London) is brilliantly revived at the American Conservatory Theater June 4th through 29th. James Fenton's magical reproduction of The Orphan of Zhao—one of the world's earliest works of drama—stars television, film, and stage great BD Wong (Mme. Butterfly, Law & Order: SVU). A timeless classic from the 4th Century BCE, this story of revenge and sacrifice is sure to spellbind and delight. Continue readingTheater in San Francisco: The Orphan of Zhao
Located in Lincoln Park since 1924, one of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the Legion of Honor, showcases an impressive roster of artists from across the globe. Inspired by the Palais de la Legion d'Honneur in Paris, the beautiful neoclassical building has contributed to the beautification and cultural education of the city by the bay for 90 years. This summer, join the ranks of thousands who come to enjoy the works of Parmigianino, Renoir, Cezanne, and others. Continue readingUpcoming Summer Exhibits at Legion of Honor
Every week there's another reason to celebrate at de Young Museum, where Friday Nights offer free music, hands-on activities, lectures, demonstrations, screenings, and more. Themes change weekly, centered on popular featured exhibits, local culture, and seasonal events, so be sure to check before you go. It's that much more fun if you go dressed in the spirit of the night! Continue readingde Young Friday Nights
Home to one of the world's greatest collections of Asian art, the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco is a thrilling attraction to explore. Peruse galleries filled with thousands of antiques, decorative objects and pieces of art from South Asia, West Asia, Central Asia, Southeast Asia, China, Korea and Japan. Continue readingAsian Art Museum
Wander through landscaped gardens and open spaces at the 55-acre San Francisco Botanical Garden, a living museum that showcases more than 8,000 different types of plants and flowers from around the world. Located in Golden Gate Park and known for magnolias, this colorful attraction offers tours, plant sales, volunteer opportunities and more. Continue readingSan Francisco Botanical Gardens