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Must-Visit Alcatraz Island, San Francisco: An Infographic

Come experience the beauty, history of Alcatraz on the San Francisco Bay. Alcatraz Island was a military prison in 1868 and a federal prison from 1933 until 1963. Now, a visit to Alcatraz is much more than just seeing the inside of an old prison, Alcatraz may have been a place of punishment and suffering but it’s now a national park, home to marine wildlife, rare flowers and plants and thousands of nesting sea birds.

Trip to Alcatraz is the most popular and spot is extremely limited. If you’d like to visit, you can book tickets through Alcatraz tours. Purchase tickets to Alcatraz Island as far in advance as possible.

This was just an introduction but to know more about alctraz history, facts, best time to visit and it’s nearby places, just have a look on the infographic given below by AllWonders.com.

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