United Nations Plaza
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United Nations Plaza information
This vast brick-paved triangle commemorates the signing of the UN charter in San Francisco. It offers a clear view of City Hall, sundry Scientologists drumming up converts and the odd drug deal in progress. Thankfully, the wonderful Heart of the City Farmers Market provides a fresher perspective on the Tenderloin.