Peacefull, beautiful and history laden. Was to be demolished, restored with love. Stunning stained glass windows. This was well worth the trip. In a quiet area of San Fran. We were driving and there were a few car parks available. Free entry.
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Gorgeous building tucked away on a one block street in The Richmond. Worth it to call ahead and reserve a tour (not available on weekends), or you won't be able to see the upper floors. Nowhere near as fantastic as the columbarium in Oakland, but...更多
Having heard about this place on a PBS travelogue, we had to look.
This is a classic building filled with niches containing urns of Intersting and famous people. Many niches contained mementos illustrative of interests of the deceased, E.g. martini shaker.
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The central structure itself captivates the imagination. The design almost defies description. Enter and you're walking into another world, a world of the dead and of memories of those past, forged by their loved ones in remembrance, love and respect. The silence is truly deafening,...更多
Penny had seen this on a Billy Connolly TV program about death. Visiting a vertical graveyard may not be top of your tourist list but this is a lovely, peaceful place with moving memorials to the people whose ashes are here. Well worth a visit