Now Closed: Skystar Wheel Delivers A Thrilling View of Golden Gate Park - 510 Families

Now Closed: Skystar Wheel Delivers A Thrilling View of Golden Gate Park

As of November 29, 2020, Skystar is closed because San Francisco has moved back into the purple tier — SkyStar Wheel to temporarily close starting 11/29/20. They will be in Golden Gate Park until October 2021 and plan to honor all purchased tickets. They are unable to open until the city moves back down a tier.

A temporary installation of the Skystar Observation Wheel in Golden Gate Park will run from October 21 through December 30, enabling Bay Area families to get a bird’s-eye view of San Francisco.

Sky Wheel in Golden Gate Park
Photo Credit: SkyStar

This oversized Ferris Wheel features enclosed gondolas with bench seating — for your household only — that will take you high above The City for a 10-minute ride. Each car seats up to six people.

SkyStar Observation Wheel in Golden Gate Park
Photo courtesy of SkyStar

Price of SkyStar Wheel in San Francisco

🎟 $18/adults

🎟 $12 kids and seniors


Tickets are on sale now >

Grand Opening Prices for SkyStar Wheel

From October 21st-25th, tickets are $10 for everyone.

Daylight or evening experience – your choice!

Masks are required and temperatures of all customers and staff are checked at the gate. Gondolas have airflow and get cleaned between rides. Automatic doors allow for contact-free entry to your seat.

SkyStar Observation Wheel in San Francisco
This is a rendering created to show the placement of the Wheel between the Academy of Sciences and the DeYoung Museum

Located at Bowl Drive and Music Concourse Drive in Golden Gate Park, you’ll want to head towards Fulton and 8th-ish to park. It is at the edge of the Japanese Tea Garden.


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