Sipping in the Vaults: Wine Tasting at the Historic Old Mint

Wed Feb 27, 2013
The Old Mint
6:30pm - 9:30pm
$10 - $30
Restaurants, Wine, Food & Drink Event/Festival


Take a sip into the past in the historic vaults below The Old Mint. Constructed in 1874, this San Francisco Landmark will open for a night of wine tasting, music, food, and SF history. At its peak, the vaults of this grand building safe-guarded over 1/3 of our nations wealth in gold reserves. On this evening, they will open their mighty doors to host many unique Bay Area wineries and a multimedia look at the Old Mint's history.

Event info:

Unlimited Wine Tasting from over 10 Bay Area vintners
Food available by El Porteno (
Music by DJ Jacob
History of the Old Mint exhibition
Docent led Tours of the Old Mint Vaults
And much more!

$30 General Admission
$10 Society Members

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Doors open 6:30pm

Enter vault access via side door in Mint Plaza


About FlipSide

FlipSide, a part of The San Francisco Museum and Historical Society, was founded to engage a younger generation of San Francisco history enthusiasts. Through awareness, the ultimate goal is to help foster the creation of the first museum dedicated to history of San Francisco. Member events benefit the Old Mint museum project and include exclusive parties at The Old Mint, Historic Bar Crawls, Lectures, etc.
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  1. The Old Mint
    88 Fifth Street, San Francisco, CA