About Alcatraz Island
Why not take a tour of the infamous Alcatraz Island while visiting San Francisco? This haunt is sure to delight and educate with its rich history as being one of America’s most notorious prisons, and the site of the first U.S. fort and lighthouse built on the West Coast. About a mile offshore from San Francisco, the staff at Bay Area Plastic Surgery urges every visiting patient to make the trip to the island for a memorable lesson in history, architecture, and intrigue. Though it was once closed off to the public, you can get a first-hand look at this historic spot. For tour information and more, go to https://www.nps.gov/alca/index.htm.