25 Fun Things to Do in Sausalito
Sausalito activities include active sports like kayaking, paddleboarding and sailing. And less active sports like visiting fascinating museums and art galleries. And glorious interludes of fine dining and casual snacks. Not to mention spectacular walks with stunning views of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge. Below are links to a wide variety of those options. What will you do first?
Note: Unlike many exotic locations around the world, many of the events and activities here in Sausalito are free. Check out how many of the activities listed below have no admission fee or ticket required!
A visit to the amazing Bay Model… and it’s free!
It’s the largest freshwater & marine environment simulator in the world!
Our itineraries give you choices to customize your fun Sausalito activities
With links, maps and the safer new route
The famous, the infamous, and the history behind them
You have over 60 different dining options here. We rank them for quality, views and more
A very special side trip to one of America’s greatest National Parks! It’s just 30 minutes north of here!
Big views of the San Francisco skyline, Alcatraz, Angel Island and sailboats on the Bay, and one of the most popular fun Sausalito activities
Music is playing somewhere in town almost every night
Most locals don’t even know about many of these spots and they’re a fun Sausalito side trip!
Shhhh… There’s a tall ship hidden at a pier in town
.Prince, Whitney Houston, The Grateful Dead, Fleetwood Mac, Santana, Metallica, Stevie Wonder & Mariah Carey all recorded here
We’ll give you directions, places to park and all the details you need
Now reopened as of June 3, 2022! Watch how stranded sea lions and seals are nursed back to health to return to the wild
Each tasting room has different wines and a different personality
The boats connect Sausalito to Fisherman’s Wharf and The Ferry Building
The Sally Stanford Fountain honors our former Mayor, the most famous Madame in the history of San Francisco
Visiting the mainstream storefronts downtown and the local artists’ private galleries
There are some unique Sausalito spots that don’t just have The Same Old Stuff
Go to the same spots where famous photographers captured their masterpieces
Building traditional wooden boats by the Bay
Our world-class kids’ activity center and museum targets young families (and not so young grandparents!)
Beautiful in its own right, and great views of the Golden Gate
See artifacts from Sausalito’s history and get suggestions from local docents
A great first stop when you step off the ferry in Sausalito
Most of the background scenery remains the same, seven decades later!
(Canceled for 2020 and 2021) The largest outdoor art festival in North America, held each Labor Day Weekend
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