virtual neon TOURS

Take a walk online under the neon glow with San Francisco Neon authors  Al Barna and Randall Ann Homan.

 

NEON TOUR SCHEDULE

Online tours are free, suggested donation of $10

 

Thu  11/19   SF Neon Richmond Part 1

Thu  12/3   SF Neon Richmond Part 2

Preview of SF Neon tours by Evatt Carrodus

 

ONLINE NEON TOUR DESCRIPTIONS 2020

Richmond  District ONLINE PARTS 1 & 2

The Richmond District shines in this guided tour by San Francisco Neon about neon signs and how they illuminate the history of this western neighborhood. This to-part tour is presented in proud partnership with co-host Nicole Meldahl and David Gallagher of the Western Neighborhood Project.

Neon+Tender-Nob ONLINE

As we shelter in place, join us for an online journey through the historic corridors of Jones, Eddy, O'Farrell, Geary, Post, Sutter, and Bush Streets. From the gritty to the sublime, you’ll see vintage neon signs and learn some city history about this iconic San Francisco neighborhood.

Neon+Matchbook Tour of the Tenderloin ONLINE

Follow a historic trail via neon and matchbooks on an online journey to discover San Francisco's mid-century night-life culture. You’ll see stunning visuals of vintage match books and neon signs from the nightclubs, hotels, and late-night greasy spoons that formed the Tenderloin’s mid-century nightscape.

Neon+Ghost Sign History Tour Online:
 Tenderloin West

This Tenderloin West tour follows a route to discover ghost signs and vintage neon signs along the corridors of Polk, Larkin, Hyde, Post, Geary, and O’Farrell Streets in San Francisco. There are so many vintage signs in the Tenderloin it takes two tours to feature all of these remarkable signs and their backstories.

Neon+Ghost Sign History Tour Online: Tenderloin EAst

This Tenderloin East tour features ghost signs and vintage neon signs along the corridors of Ellis, Eddy, Golden Gate, Leavenworth, Jones, Taylor, Mason, Powell, and Market Streets. There are so many vintage signs in the Tenderloin it takes two tours to feature all these remarkable signs and their backstories.