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The location of Alcatraz Island is San Francisco, CA.

Alcatraz Island - Wikipedia

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Alcatraz Island is located in the San Francisco Bay, 1.25 miles (2.01 km) offshore from San Francisco, California, United States. The small island was developed ...

Alcatraz - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Isolated from the mainland by the cold, strong waters of San Francisco Bay, the island was deemed an ideal location for a prison. It was assumed no Alcatraz ...

10 Things You May Not Know About Alcatraz - History in the Headlines

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Mar 21, 2013 ... On the anniversary of the closing of America's most infamous prison, explore 10 surprising facts about Alcatraz.

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Nov 12, 2009 ... The Alcatraz Prison Cellhouse Audio Tourat San Francisco's Alcatraz Island! Alcatraz Island is an island located in the San Francisco Bay, 1.5 ...

Alcatraz Island (U.S. National Park Service)

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Alcatraz Island offers a close-up look at the site of the first lighthouse and US built fort on the West Coast, the infamous federal penitentiary long off-limits to the ...

Alcatraz Island - Official Tickets Site - Guaranteed Lowest Price

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Alcatraz Cruises, official government concessioner for Alcatraz tours, offers the guaranteed lowest ticket prices to Alcatraz Island. Experience the beauty, history  ...

The History of Alcatraz Island

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Because of its natural isolation, surrounded by freezing waters and hazardous currents, Alcatraz would soon be considered by the U.S. Army as an ideal location ...

Alcatraz Prison Closes | History Today

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Mar 3, 2013 ... In the 1850s the United States army built a fortress there, to protect ... In 1933, because escape from it was considered impossible, Alcatraz was ...

Home - AlcatrazHistory.com

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Features historical narratives and photos that chronicle life inside this historic maximum-security penitentiary. The definitive on-line Alcatraz History Archive.