South of Market/ Gene Friend Recreation Center

SOMA Rec offers a variety of activities that the public may enjoy such as: basketball, a playground for kids with sand pit, art sculptures, a lawn area, an indoor gymnasium, and activity room, weight room, lockers, ping pong table, foosball table, and bathrooms inside the rec center too! Call for more information on scheduled activities/programs (415) 554-9532.

SOMA/Gene Friend Rec. is owned by the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department.

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Additional Info

Muni access:

12-Folsom -- 6th and Folsom or 6th and Harrison. From the 6th/Harrison stop, walk north one block along 6th to Folsom and the park.

8X/8AX-Bayshore Express -- 6th and Harrison, walk one block north on 6th to Folsom and the park.

27-Bryant or 47-Van Ness -- 6th and Harrison, walk one block north on 6th to Folsom and the park.

All Muni Metro (J/K/L/M/N/T) -- Powell Street station. Go up to Market Street, walk to 6th, then three blocks south to Folsom and the park.

F-Market & Wharves -- Market and 6th St.; walk three blocks down 6th to the park.

Group Activities
Call the rec center for more information about the activities and programs at (415) 554-9532

Park Groups
Friends of Gene Friend/SOMA Rec Center
Meital Amitai

Park Amenities

2 Basketball Courts, Kitchen, Playground, Recreation Center/Gym, Auditorium, 4 Restrooms