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Discover the most iconic sights of San Francisco on our 1-day hop-on, hop-off tour. Relax in the comfort of one of our open-top buses as you learn about the city’s unique history, then head to Madame Tussauds San Francisco, home to a huge number of A-listers from the cinematic, sporting, musical and political worlds. You'll get up close to waxworks of all your favorite stars, and with a great variety of props available, you can snap some fantastic photos too. Don't miss the chance to enjoy some quality stargazing - make it memorable at Madame Tussauds San Francisco.
Madame Tussauds is located at 145 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, California 94133 USA.
Madame Tussauds Opening Hours:
Sunday & Monday: 11am - 7pm
Tuesday & Wednesday: closed
Thursday: 12pm - 6pm
Friday & Saturday: 10am - 8pm
Hop on, hop off
Explore San Francisco at your own pace.
Make the most of your time in San Francisco with our flexible hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tours. Explore the city's sights at your own pace - you'll have the freedom to hop off the tour at any of our conveniently located stops, and rejoin when you're ready.
See the stars at this world-famous attraction.
This ticket includes admission to Madame Tussauds San Francisco, the world-famous waxwork museum. Head down to Fisherman's Wharf to see hyper-realistic wax models of all your favourite stars, assembled from the worlds of music, film, sports, politics and business. Don't miss the chance to see the spirit of San Francisco display, which features models of Robin Williams, Jerry Garcia, Janis Joplin, Harvey Milk, Jimi Hendrix and many more famous San Franciscans. Madame Tussauds is located at 145 Jefferson Street, see above for opening hours. Last entry 30 minutes before closing time.
Available in 10 languages.
Pre-recorded commentary is available in 10 languages on all Red Route buses via complimentary headphones that you can keep when you hop off the bus. Languages featured include English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese and Cantonese.
See all the top Landmarks
Big Bus gets you closer to the city's best sights.
Immerse yourself in Chinatown, reel in revelry at Fisherman's Wharf and hang out in the hippy mecca of Haight Ashbury. With Big Bus Tours you'll get to take in the best of San Francisco, including an unmissable ride over the Golden Gate Bridge - enjoy this bucket-list moment from the upper deck of our open-top, double-decker buses.
Free Bike Rental
Rent for 1 hour, get 1 hour free.
Blazing Saddles offers Big Bus Tours customers 1 hour free with the purchase of a 1-hour bike rental. This deal is available from any Blazing Saddles shop, where the team will equip you with all the necessary gear and explain how to make the most of cycling in San Francisco.
Free Mobile App
Now with live bus arrival times!
Download our free mobile app for the perfect pocket companion to your sightseeing adventure. Our live bus arrival times feature lets you spend a little longer sipping that latte, browsing at the museum or taking that all-important selfie, so you can simply arrive 5 minutes early at the bus stop. In addition to live bus arrival times, you'll also get detailed maps and route information, live bus tracking, walking directions, facts about famous landmarks and attractions, ticket offers and more. Save memory-making minutes on your city adventure with Big Bus Tours.