Established in 1898 to care for sick and wounded soldiers, it is the Army's oldest named general hospital and during WWII it became the largest Army hospital in the country. Today the complex is home to Lucas Films and lots of Star Wars fans make the pilgrimage there each year. You won't get inside unless you know someone, but you can practice your 'Jedi' skills outside with Yoda, at the 'Yoda Fountain.'
Nearest Transit: Civic Center/UN Plaza
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Letterman Complex and Nearby Attractions on Map
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art(1.9 km)
Housed over two floors, the SFMOMA displays the art ? in a variety of styles and media ? of over 1,000 emerging and established Northern Californian artists.
The Six Gallery(1.3 km)
On Friday, October 7, 1955, the '''Six Gallery reading''' took place here.
Wave Organ(1.5 km)
Designed by George Gonzales and Peter Richards in 1986, the Wave Organ is a system of PVC pipes that harness the power of the ocean to create music, or at least what can be interpreted as music! There is a unique space at the end of a spit of land where you can sit and enjoy the sounds, and even if it's not your kind of music, there are some excellent views and it's also a great place to relax and have a picnic.
Golden Gate Yacht Club(1.3 km)
Founded in 1939, this club is both a popular destination for pleasure cruises and for competitive regatta racing.
St Francis Yacht Club(1 km)
Founded in 1927, this club has over 2,400 members and is also popular as both a cruise and regatta venue.
Alta Plaza Park(1.4 km)
A charming and immaculately manicured Pacific Heights park with great vistas over the Bay.
Lafayette Park(2.2 km)
Another little oasis park in the heart of Pacific Heights ? like its neighbor Alta Plaza Park, it is pristinely kept by local residents and it also has excellent views over the Bay.
Atherton House(2.3 km)
An 1881 Victorian mansion that was built for Mrs.
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