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Yerba Buena Gardens

Embrace your every mood, find green relief amid landscaped lawns, serene waterfalls and colorful gardens at the cultural heart of San Francisco.

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial | Yerba Buena Gardens

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial

A majestic waterfall enshrines this memorial to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. featuring his inspiring words and accomplishments as a civil rights leader and champion of equality for all.

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A New Era Begins

New Era Celebration | Yerba Buena Gardens

New stewardship for YBG

A New Era begins with new public space, new art, and new stewardship by the Yerba Buena Gardens Conservancy.

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