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Originally built in 1907 by the California Fruit Canners Association, Del Monte eventually turned into the largest peach cannery in the world. The Cannery is one of San Francisco's most treasured places. Located near Fisherman's Wharf, The Cannery is a vibrant waterfront marketplace featuring one-of-a-kind shops and restaurants, live entertainment, as well as a comedy club. The brick warehouse was converted into three levels of winding walkways, balconies and bridges surrounding an inviting courtyard with 130 year-old olive trees and several outdoor cafes. The Cannery's European charm, unique shops and restaurants, and award-winning architecture make it one of the finest shopping and dining experiences in the world.

Location: San Francisco California Telephone 415-771-3112 Fax 415-771-2424

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