Alcatraz Exhibits & Exclusive Packages Available At Parc 55 & Hilton San Francisco Union Square

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Celebrating the 55th anniversary of Alcatraz Island’s closure as a federal prison, the Parc 55 San Francisco is setting the stage for “Alcatraz: Life on the Rock” and “Alcatraz, The Last Day” exhibits. In addition, the hotel will be hosting a speaker series with former guards, a prisoner and residents of the island as well as an exclusive Alcatraz Weekender Package.

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On display from January 20 through June 28, 2018, the FREE display is an ideal way for families, students and visitors alike to get a real feel for the history of and the fascination with Alcatraz Island, whether or not they can make their way to “The Rock.”

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Additionally, starting February 21, 2018, the Hilton San Francisco Union Square will also hold a couple of choice exhibit items in the hotel’s lobby, including the replica jail cell and the escape route display. These items will also be on display through June 28, 2018.

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Both the Parc 55 and Hilton Union Square are also offering an exclusive Alcatraz Escape Weekender Package, which includes accommodations, a self-guided tour of the two exhibits and a special keepsake. Package rates start at $259 per night. Links to the deals are as follows: Hilton Link – http://www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/california/hilton-san-francisco-union-square-SFOFHHH/offers/100109730.htm Parc 55 Link – http://www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/california/parc-55-san-francisco-a-hilton-hotel-SFOSFHH/offers/100109732.htm
Dates of note:
* January 20 – June 28, 2018: Alcatraz Exhibit on display at Parc 55 San Francisco
* February 21 – June 28, 2018: Alcatraz replica jail cell and infamous escape route component on display at Hilton San Francisco Union Square
* February 28, 2018: Launch of speaker series with former inmate Bill Baker
* March 21, 2018: 55th Anniversary party with former guard Jim Albright and last man standing on Alcatraz Prison
* April 26, 2018: Speaker series with historian John Martini, “200 years on The Rock” – Alcatraz! The Whole Shocking Story
* May 24, 2018: Speaker series with former resident Jolene Babyak
For more information about the exhibit or for reservations at Hilton San Francisco Union Square, please visit www.hiltonsanfranciscohotel.com or call (415) 771-1400. For more information about and reservations for Parc 55 San Francisco, visit www.parc55hotel.com or call (415) 392-8000. Visit http://www.alcatrazcruises.com/exhibitfor information about “Alcatraz: Life on the Rock” and “Alcatraz: The Last Day”

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