We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Queen Wilhelmina Garden

1690 John F Kennedy Drive, San Francisco, CA
Review Highlights
Beautiful Windmill and gardens

Beautiful Windmill and gardens in a very surprising location! Saw it from the road while visiting... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Columbus, Georgia
What a great little spot!

Golden Gate Park is loaded with little attractions that most people never see. This is one of them... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Bart C
Foster City, California
Read all 19 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good48%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
1690 John F Kennedy Drive, San Francisco, CA
Write a ReviewReviews (19)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Beautiful Windmill and gardens in a very surprising location! Saw it from the road while visiting the Baths and Land's End. Great little find!

Thank loriicenhour
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Golden Gate Park is loaded with little attractions that most people never see. This is one of them. This is the northernmost of the two windmills at the west end of GG Park and it comes complete with a lovely flower garden. Tulips just like...More

Thank Bart C
Reviewed 16 April 2017

It's quite a trek to the northwest corner of Golden Gate Park, even by car. Reading the reviews, I was really looking forward to seeing and photographing the tulips visitors had seen only a couple of weeks ago (since I still haven't made it to...More

Thank Lisa_in_So_Cal
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

This was a fun visit! The tulips were in bloom and they had done an excellent job of cleaning the park up for spring. I took a friend there for the first time and they were very impressed. The tulips were gorgeous!

Thank Greenenigma
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The Queen Wilhelmina Garden is located at the base of the northernmost Dutch windmill along Ocean Beach. The mostly tulip garden with other blooming flowers mixed in was surprisingly well frequented during my visit. There was tourist passing through taking pictures, others having a picnic,...More

Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This was a wonderful stop on our trek through the Golden Gate Park. It's just one of the many hidden gems that is free to the public. Clean, comfortable, and peaceful, this garden is a must see.

Thank FaithGalati
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Lovely windmill and gardens but don't leave ANYTHING in your car. Broken window and bags gone in less than 10 min. Avoid parking next to the hedge.

Thank Teri W
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

Beautiful place to see flowers and a windmill. Great for a walk around or just sit on one of the benches. It could be a nice to bring a picnic lunch too.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 23 February 2015

The garden is dedicated to former Netherlands queen Whilamena, and it is beautiful. Parking at mid-morning on Sunday was no problem. Giant tulips were abundant and the windmill was fascinating. The flowers are beautiful and it's an amazing setting. A peaceful and relaxing place to...More

Thank Staten_Islander
Reviewed 13 February 2015

San Francisco Golden Gate Park has two windmills; the north windmill is in the Queen Wilhemina Garden. It is a small but delightful "locals" area of Golden Gate Park, although all can definitely visit. I could easily find free parking right beside the garden mid...More

1  Thank mini
Nearby HotelsSee all 231 hotels in San Francisco
Rodeway Inn & Suites San Francisco
147 reviews
.87 km away
Seal Rock Inn
223 reviews
1.03 km away
SeaScape Inn-A FairBridge Hotel
8 reviews
1.11 km away
Beach Motel
69 reviews
1.17 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Cliff House
1,572 reviews
.95 km away
255 reviews
.95 km away
The Bistro at Cliff House
173 reviews
.93 km away
Beach Chalet Brewery and Restaurant
586 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lands End
2,332 reviews
1.06 km away
Sutro Baths
339 reviews
1.13 km away
Cliff House
388 reviews
.95 km away
Golden Gate Park Windmills & Tulips
54 reviews
.01 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Queen Wilhelmina Garden staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines