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San Francisco, California: San Francisco Dungeon (Closed) Team Field Report

In the Fisherman's Wharf tourist district. South side of Jefferson St. midway between Taylor and Mason Sts.

San Francisco Dungeon.

San Francisco Dungeon

Actors portrayed notorious characters from San Francisco's darker moments in history. Included an underground boat ride with an "escape from Alcatraz" plunge. Closed Feb. 2022. Report... [10/20/2014]

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San Francisco Dungeon

The San Francisco Dungeon has literally dug deeper to create its newest attraction, an "escape from Alcatraz." The hour-long Dungeon tour had already ended at a simulation of the famous prison, but tourists are now hoisted skyward as sirens wail and strobe lights flash, then dropped two floors into pitch blackness (and a newly dug sub-basement) to recreate a prisoner's plunge from The Rock into the dark waters of San Francisco Bay. Construction and "hard labor" (digging) of this attraction took a full year at a reported cost of $2 million.

[ Team, 12/05/2016]

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