Civics Lessons for Students

San Francisco Lesson and Photo Tour, Page 2

Alcatraz Island

What is the name of this island?

  • It is Alcatraz Island.

  • It is located in the middle of the San Francisco Bay.

  • It was once a prison.


Palace of Fine Arts

What is the name of this place?

  • It is the Palace of Fine Arts.

  • It was built for the 1915 World's Fair.


Ferry Building

Is this a museum?

  • No, it isn't.

  • It is called the Ferry Building.

  • Visitors can catch ferries here that take them across the San Francisco Bay.

  • There is a clock tower on top of the building.

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