Legendary Alcatraz Island: A Visit to the Former Federal Prison

Audio tour
Duration: 1 hour to 2 hours
In English language


  • Listen to the stories about Al Capone and Birdman Stroud, the most famous inmates of Alcatraz
  • See the first prison cells appeared before Alcatraz turned into a federal prison
  • Learn where and how prisoners could earn some money
  • Find out how escape-minded prisoners were controlled and punished
  • Get up the hill to enjoy the best view from Alcatraz

What’s not included

  • Tickets to the ferry ride to Alcatraz ($41 for adults, includes a visit to the Cellhouse)
  • Earphones — you should use your own


Head to the famous Alcatraz Island in the middle of the bay, a former location of the civil war fort, a military prison, and a federal maximum-security prison that welcomes visitors from all over the world as a National Historic Landmark. By choosing this tour, you will get a chance to...
$15per tour
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The route of the tour goes within circle
Pier 33
United States, San Francisco
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Legendary Alcatraz Island: A Visit to the Former Federal Prison
$15per tour