Weather :

Hours : 9:30 AM – 5:15 PM
(Tuesday to Sunday)

Admission : Adults: $15
Seniors (65+): $12
Students (with valid ID): $6
Youth (17 and under): Free

Amenities :

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Parking & Blue Zone Parking available
  • Restrooms
  • No pets allowed. Only service and support animals are allowed.

Prohibited Items :

  • Metal-framed backpacks
  • Oversized packs and bags
  • Long umbrellas
  • Rollerblades, skateboards, and collapsible scooters
  • Baby-carrier backpacks (unless convertible to the front) and oversized or jogging strollers
  • Weapons
  • Knives, box cutters, and scissors
  • Flowers, plants, feathers, and balloons
  • Flammable liquids
  • Permanent markers and spray paint
  • Bicycles (bicycles can be secured at outside racks)
  • Over-sized luggage
  • Electrically motorized boards known as "hoverboards"

Accessibility :

  • American Sign Language (ASL) Interpretation available
  • Assistive Listening Devices
  • Real time captioning of lectures available
  • Audio tours
  • Braille / Tactile and Large Font Museum Guides, Map and other access
  • Large Print Labels (LPLs)
  • Standing Closer to Art Policy for low vision visitors
  • Audio guides available in English, Spanish, French, Japanese, German, and Chinese
  • Translators available with a weeks notice given

de Young Museum, San Francisco Overview

For the art connoisseurs, De Young is a fine art museum that displays stunning works of African-American and Native American artists. It is located at the Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. The special exhibits vary from time to time with works of Oscar de la Renta and that of Frida Kahlo’s. It has a permanent collection of old tribal art from all around the world and modern art from the late twentieth and twenty-first century. The building has an admirable architecture that boasts of a free observation gallery on the top with breathtaking views of the city.

The museum hosts a wonderful kids exhibit for free and a sculpture garden on either side of the compound. They have fun art-related activities to learn from but make sure to check their website for the exact date and time of the activities. There is a beautiful cafe to stop by and grab a bite. The cafe has outdoor seating with a variety of cuisines on the menu. This place also has an audio tour to start off with and can be a valuable learning experience on ancient and modern art.

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