(place) Small island in San Francisco Bay: site of a federal prison (1934-63)
A rocky island of northern California in San Francisco Bay. It was a military prison from 1859 to 1933 and a federal prison until 1963. It is now a tourist attraction. The island has long been known as “the Rock.”
Alcatraz Island, an island in the San Francisco Bay, California, USA, formerly a famous prison.
Alcatraz Sentence Examples
It just stagnates the genre when films like this and New Alcatraz are continually pumped out with little creativity.
Could Clint Eastwood really break his way out of Alcatraz armed only with some silver dimes, a spoon and a box of matches?
San Francisco Architecture with the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, the Ferry Building, a cable car, the Conservatory of Flowers, and California wine country.
The convenient, central location of the Grant is close to shopping downtown, restaurants in Chinatown and boats to Alcatraz at Fisherman's Wharf.
This popular tourist company offers tours of Alcatraz and Alcatraz only, and combination tours, where you'll travel to The Rock and then on to a choice of Muir Woods or San Francisco.