Golden Gate National Recreation Area, San Francisco, CA 94123
Alcatraz Island is located in the San Francisco Bay, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) offshore
from San Francisco, California, United States. The small island was developed ...
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 ...
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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.
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The name Alcatraz is derived from the Spanish "Alcatraces." In 1775, the Spanish
explorer Juan Manuel de Ayala was the first to sail into what is now known as ...
In 1963, all the prisoners and guards mysteriously disappear from Alcatraz. In the
present day, they resurface and a secret agency are tasked with re-capturing ...
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